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Main Street Reconstruction Update: Tree clearing and water work this week

April 22, 2019 02:00:15 PM
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The Town posted an update on Main St work scheduled for this week.

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The week in government: BOS Hearing to revoke auto sales license; Regional School Committee Meeting

April 22, 2019 01:10:21 PM
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A list of board and committee meetings for the week with my selected highlights from the agendas.

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Town Election Save the Dates: Absentee Ballots, Candidate’s Night, and the big day

April 18, 2019 11:50:00 AM
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The Town Clerk asked me to let residents know that absentee ballots are available for the Town Election. There’s an important date to note  – and you may want to mark some others.

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Public Safety Building update: 64% complete and sticking to schedule

April 16, 2019 04:30:00 PM
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I received the latest monthly construction update on the Public Safety Building. The latest report is through the end of March.

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The week in government: Council on Aging and Conservation Commission

April 16, 2019 11:20:46 AM
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A list of board and committee meetings for the week with my selected highlights from the agendas.

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39th Annual Senior Conference: free services, workshops, food, and door prizes

April 12, 2019 08:34:18 AM
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Every year, area senior citizens are welcomed to a special conference hosted by state officials.

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Re-Save the Dates: Hydrant flushing week starts April 29th (Updated)

April 11, 2019 09:28:47 AM
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Next week is the last week of April, and that means it’s time for the annual flushing of the hydrants in Southborough. It will take nearly all week for the DPW to flush all the hydrants in town, and when they’re doing the ones in your neck of the woods, you may notice your tap water running brown.

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Earth Day art contest – Conservation holds poster contest for kids of all ages and grades

April 10, 2019 08:09:04 AM
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Southborough and Northborough Conservation commissions have teamed up to hold an art contest. Art appreciation may seem outside their missions. But the focus of the contest is right up their alleys.

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Legislative update: MBTA task list, Tree clearing on MassPike, parity on Ashland fire station funding, progressive taxes, coffee hour, and more

April 9, 2019 03:41:36 PM
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Rounding up news based on updates and news stories about state legislators’ efforts for our town.

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The week in government: Planning on 144-154 Turnpike Rd, Historical Demolition Delay hearing, and Combined school committees on new Director of Finance

April 8, 2019 08:17:37 AM
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A list of board and committee meetings for the week with my selected highlights from the agendas.

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Town Counsel update to BOS: Park Central, issues at former Stonybrook range, and more

April 5, 2019 05:35:01 PM
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This week, the Board of Selectmen brought in Town Counsel to update them publicly on work he is doing for the Town. There were a number of topics that should interest different readers. So, I’m sharing his news.

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Golf Course update: Woes at the 1st & 9th greens; management rental fees waived

April 4, 2019 04:29:47 PM
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This week, selectmen voted to waive golf course rent due to issues impacting management’s abilities to charge full fees and attract as many golfers this season.

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Planning Board to discuss parking lot crossing at “The Crossings” – Monday

April 4, 2019 10:15:31 AM
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On Monday, Planning will discuss pavers installed between abutting parking lots allowing office park workers a disputed shortcut to Breakneck Hill Road.

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Warrant issued against owner of Right Way Auto; Police asking victims to come forward

April 4, 2019 09:01:27 AM
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Yesterday, the SPD announced that it was issuing a warrant against the owner of Right Way Auto Sales for allegedly wronging customers.

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