Government

Transportation woes: MBTA announcement, legislators weigh in, potholes, and DPW budget

February 27, 2015 10:35:57 AM
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The onslaught of snow and arctic temperatures has undoubtedly hit public works the hardest this year. But commuters have to be a close second.

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MassDOT meeting on Main St project – March 11

February 27, 2015 09:11:08 AM
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MassDOT has rescheduled its informational meeting on the Main Street reconstruction project.

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Recreation sheds a light on town’s field constraints

February 26, 2015 05:21:31 PM
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The Recreation Department informed selectmen that town fields are “tapped out” for youth sports. The department head asked for relief that would allow her to make more use of the fields the town has.

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EDC responding to BOS advice to request bigger investment in economic development

February 23, 2015 04:20:33 PM

The Chair of Southborough’s Economic Development Committee found himself in an enviable position a few weeks ago. When David McKay presented his budge to the Board of Selectmen, they told him to consider asking for more.

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The week in government: Vote on Affordable Housing plan and Lights for baseball at Mooney Field

February 23, 2015 01:50:22 PM
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A list of board and committee meetings for the week.

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SWL: Efforts to preserve Burnett House

February 20, 2015 09:42:23 AM
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Southborough Wicked Local covered the preservation efforts of The Friends of The Burnett-Garfield House and the Southborough Historical Committee.

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Affordable Housing plan up for vote on February 24

February 19, 2015 11:44:20 AM

Southborough officials need to file an updated Housing Production Plan with the state by March 22. Otherwise the Town’s “safe harbor” period for Affordable Housing projects will expire.

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Burnett House deal collapses; BOS still hopes for solution

February 18, 2015 11:00:09 AM
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A deal to restore the Burnett estate at 84 Main Street has fallen through. But selectmen still hope the owner and community can find a way to preserve the historic home.

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The week in government: Affordable Housing Plan (at last)

February 17, 2015 12:41:07 PM
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A list of board and committee meetings for the week.

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Southborough re-examining town employee compensation

February 12, 2015 07:30:49 AM

Here is the latest round of videos from Southborough Access Media or Northborough Cable.

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Get your nomination papers – 11 seats up for grabs

February 11, 2015 11:20:29 AM
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If you are considering running for office in Southborough, the process has already begun. So, go get your papers!

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The Southborough Library looks forward: Legislative breakfast, Strategic Planning, and new image

February 11, 2015 07:30:19 AM
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There are a few news items out of the Southborough Library worth sharing.

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“Shop” online for gas, electrical, and plumbing permits

February 10, 2015 09:30:31 AM
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Applying for permits in Southborough just got easier.

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The week in government (2/9-2/15/15): Update on Affordable Housing Plan; Kindergroup Study Update

February 9, 2015 02:15:59 PM
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A list of board and committee meetings for the week.

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