Government

Representative Clark invites you to inspire your way to an address by the Pope

August 4, 2015 02:20:00 PM
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This September, Pope Francis will address United States Congress. Our U.S. Representative, Katherine Clark, is offering her constituents an opportunity to attend.

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The week in government: Housing Partnership discussion with Capasso Farm; Open Space goals

August 3, 2015 02:30:00 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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Q & A on town roads: Cleanup, repairs and construction

August 3, 2015 11:15:14 AM
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Some readers have asked met to get answers to their questions related to town roads. Department of Public Works Director Karen Galligan obliged.

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ZBA drafting letter on new rule for town board communications

July 31, 2015 11:18:58 AM

An incident between the ZBA board and Planning Board is prompting a revision in the board’s deadline policy.

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Framingham looks to boost mixed development by Southborough town line

July 30, 2015 11:44:19 AM

Southborough Wicked Local reports that Framingham’s Planning Board is proposing an “Innovation District” along their side of the Southborough border.

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Senator Eldridge looking to override Governor on budget vetoes

July 29, 2015 02:30:00 PM

State Senator Elderidge issued a press release urging his colleagues to override Governor Baker’s veto.

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Roadwork projects beginning today and this week: Jericho Hill, Ledge Hill, and Deerfoot

July 27, 2015 01:44:29 PM

The Town posted on its website news about some construction projects on Southborough roads this week: SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTSRoad Construction Jericho Hill Road Construction begins Monday, July 27. Ledge Hill Road Construction begins the week of July 27th –likely around the 28th. Deerfoot Road Construction from Clifford Road to Route 9 and road construction on a section […]

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The week in government: Park Central 40B; ZBA deadlines; Breakneck Hill; Transfer Station fines

July 27, 2015 11:10:33 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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Transfer Station sticker “discount” period through September 15

July 24, 2015 09:30:00 AM
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At last week’s meeting, the Board of Selectmen made minor changes to Transfer Station policies for the new year. But they charged a town committee with digging into possibilities for overhauling the way the town handles trash disposal.

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St Mark’s holding meeting on planned Sears Road solar project for immediate neighbors – July 30

July 22, 2015 11:05:02 AM
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St. Mark’s School is “considering” installing a solar array off of Sears Road.

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Why flags are at half staff: through July 25, 2015

July 21, 2015 04:54:30 PM
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On Friday, I shared the Governor’s state order lowering flags until further notice for the victims of the shooting in Tennessee. Today, the President issued a new proclamation, ordering lowering American flags across the nation (and oversees) today through sunset on July 25, 2015

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Planning Board hearings on SYS/Fay athletic field and Fitzgerald’s parking lot continued to August 17th

July 21, 2015 11:06:08 AM
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Last week, the Planning Board held continued hearings on permits for Fitzgerald’s proposed pay parking lot and a new turf field on Fay School’s athletic field. To the board’s frustration, it was forced to continue both to mid-August.

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The week in government

July 20, 2015 04:15:44 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 seeking feedback on planned “Virtual Town Hall” by Wednesday

July 20, 2015 11:00:11 AM
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Southborough looks to enhance online access to Town Hall with a cleaner website.

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