Government

The week in government (8/18-8/25/14): Assabet Valley to appoint interim superintendent

August 18, 2014 09:30:28 AM

A list of board and committee meetings for the week.

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Why flags will are at half staff: Friday, August 15, 2014

August 15, 2014 09:10:17 AM
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Flags in Southborough and across the state are flying at half staff in honor of in honor of PVT Jose Enrique Mendez Lassalle.

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Why flags will be at half staff: Thursday, August 14, 2014

August 14, 2014 07:30:46 AM
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Flags in Southborough and across the state are flying at half staff in honor of Major General Harold J. Greene, killed in Afghanistan.

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Main Street Design Working Group to continue exploring design options; BOS to ask Ted’s to waive right to use intersection

August 13, 2014 04:23:45 PM
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The Board of Selectmen last night voted for the Main Street Design Working Group to continue their work. The BOS opted to not “block” the group at this stage. This was despite some members’ disappointment in the state’s position on the intersection at Routes 30 and 85.

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Election reminder from Town Clerk’s Office (Updated)

August 13, 2014 02:30:55 PM
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Remember to register to vote or change party enrollment at the Town Clerk’s Office before Wednesday, August 20, 2014.

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Southborough Youth Commission raises funds to send 40 kids and teens to camp

August 13, 2014 09:53:32 AM
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Concessions from Summer Concert series helped send Southborough kids and teens to camp.

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Southborough Rec posts new part-time job – Application deadline is Friday

August 12, 2014 02:30:26 PM
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If you are looking for some part time work, the Southborough Recreation Department is hiring this fall.

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Roundup of government news: Humanitarian work, alcohol licenses, and red tape hurts house sellers

August 12, 2014 11:08:42 AM
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It’s time for a roundup of local media coverage on what our elected officials have been up to. (Don’t worry, this isn’t another flurry of press releases.)

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The week in government (8/11-18/14): MassDOT’s response to report from Main Street Design Working Group

August 11, 2014 12:23:54 PM
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This week’s meetings include reporting out on MassDOT’s response to the town’s comments on the Main Street project.

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Developer considering 400 more 40B units at Park Central within decade

August 8, 2014 11:00:39 AM
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Neighbors opposing a proposed 180 Unit 40B development at Park Central heard upsetting news this week. The developer has potential plans to come back with two more 40B developments within the decade. Each development would add another 200 units to the site.

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Roundup of State House news: New town flag, public housing reform, and students honored

August 7, 2014 11:45:25 AM
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Press releases from our State Senator and Representative that have been piling up.

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BOS seeks Recording Secretary

August 5, 2014 11:30:14 AM
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Are you looking for a few extra bucks? Or would you like to contribute a service to the town? There’s a part-time opportunity to do both. (Very part-time.)

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Garfield House ANR approved; owner still working with town to preserve home (updated)

August 5, 2014 09:15:26 AM
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The Planning Board approved the ANR of the property at 84 Main Street yesterday. The plan allows splitting the Garfield (a.k.a. Burnett) Estate into 4 lots.

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Analysis of PILOT contributions in Southborough

August 4, 2014 11:30:00 AM
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Last week, chatter in blog comments referred to what some see as insufficient PILOT contributions by the private schools in town.

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