There will likely be more traffic than usual on White Street in Danbury today. It's move in day for Western Connecticut State University first year and transfer students. Welcome Week events also kick off today for West Conn students.
The newly renovated Litchfield Hall has reopened, following a $15 million renovation. 230 students will have new rooms, furniture, bathrooms, common areas, windows and study rooms. The 1960s freshman dormitory now includes new air-conditioned lounges on each floor as well as a handicapped-accessible courtyard.
There is a new exterior entranceway, new courtyard landscaping, and a gazebo.