Government

Service Academy Fair – September 20

September 17, 2014 07:30:00 AM
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An invitation was issued to high school students in our district (and all of the 5th Congressional District). This Saturday, Congresswoman Clark is holding a free Service Academy Fair.

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Project Friend: High school students mentoring 2nd-5th graders – Inquire by October 15

September 16, 2014 07:30:34 AM
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Maybe you have a teen who is looking for a worthwhile community service project. Or maybe you have a child in 2nd-5th grade who could use a mentor.

Southborough Youth and Family Services is seeking both for their Project Friend.

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The week in government (9/15-9/21/14): Main Street, combined School Committee study groups, and Kens back at ZBA (Updated)

September 15, 2014 02:30:36 PM
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A list of board and committee meetings for the week.

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Southborough’s Primary Results

September 10, 2014 02:00:08 PM
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The “unofficial” primary results from the Town’s Clerk’s office show Southborough voters aligned with voters across the state. Here are the highlights and results.

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Why flags are at half staff: Northborough’s Brian K. Arsenault

September 10, 2014 09:22:21 AM
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Flags in Southborough are flying at half staff in honor of a Northborough soldier killed in action.

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Reminder – Transfer Station sticker “discount” period through September 15

September 9, 2014 02:19:33 PM
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A reader’s question to me reminded me that the deadline for getting your Transfer Station permit is looming.

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Planning Board appoints new members to Public Works Planning Board

September 9, 2014 12:20:04 PM

Last night, the Planning Board appointed two new members to board responsible for advising on planning, managing and financing the town’s DPW.

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State Primary election September 9th

September 8, 2014 04:30:08 PM
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The State Primary election is tomorrow, September 9, 2014. (This is a quick link to the earlier post with more details.)

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The week in government (9/8-9/14/14): DPW Planning Board Appointments; School Committee; and Open Space resolution

September 8, 2014 02:20:30 PM
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A list of board and committee meetings for the week.

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State Primary election this Tuesday

September 7, 2014 07:30:51 AM
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The State Primary election is tomorrow, September 9, 2014.

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More BOS business: Historical Commission appointees and funding for DPW generator

September 5, 2014 10:25:00 AM

Here are some final highlights from this week’s Board of Selectmen meeting.

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BOS supports police department’s request to add tasers to officers’ force options

September 4, 2014 04:19:04 PM
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Chief Ken Paulhus addressed selectmen with his proposal to arm Southborough police with tasers.

The Board of Selectmen weren’t ready to vote, but voiced support of his plan.

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(Updated) BOS to address questions about Barn Hollow open space and “behind closed doors” communications

September 3, 2014 12:04:34 PM
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Several residents addressed the Board of Selectmen about a purported plan to grant “non-revokable licenses” allowing Barn Hollow residents to utilize their Open Space encroachments.

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ZBA: Continuance on Ken’s Foods and withdrawl of duplexes in Southborough Village

September 3, 2014 07:30:56 AM

Last week, the ZBA held public hearings on applications from Ken’s Foods and Bartolini Builders. Both hearings drew neighbor objections.

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