A view of the Brown School

A view of the Brown School. (LISA D. CONNELL PHOTO)

BERLIN — Most of the mementos that distinguish Brown School in the city’s academic history have been removed. The once lively sounds of children, teachers and staff filling the grade school’s spaces have been silent since its June 2019 closure due to decreasing student enrollment.

The path to the school building’s next life continues, however, with a workforce housing and affordable housing plan envisioned for its next chapter.

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