Government

Complaint against Bartolini expanded on; ZBA member refutes allegations

March 29, 2017 11:28:08 AM

In February, an attorney representing a group of Southborough residents filed a supplement to his previous complaint to the state’s Ethics Commission. The letter added to information from a December complaint filed against Zoning Board of Appeals member Leo Bartolini.

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The week in government

March 27, 2017 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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Southborough Democrats seeking delegates to help form new state party platform – Saturday

March 27, 2017 07:27:35 AM
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Southborough Democrats are invited to attend the the party’s caucus at the Southborough Library this weekend, to help elect delegates to the state convention held in July.

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Selectmen to make decision on Bartolini removal hearing – April 3

March 24, 2017 11:25:42 AM

Selectmen are scheduled to make a sure-to-be-controversial vote in 10 days. The decision on ousting a polarizing town official has been on hold since mid-December.

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Winter extended – Parking Ban in effect to April 1

March 24, 2017 08:50:04 AM
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The annual winter parking ban is extended.

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Access to Breakneck Hill trails temporarily limited (Updated)

March 23, 2017 09:30:00 AM
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The Conservation Commission has posted notice that trails will be temporarily closed at Breakneck Hill. The announcement describes limited access.

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Selectmen race narrows (a little): Stein withdraws

March 23, 2017 07:08:16 AM

Yesterday, I shared that 7 candidates are running for the two selectmen seats in the Town Election. Later in the day, Jesse Stein officially withdrew. Stein was the first candidate to pull and to file papers for the post. Once all the other names were in, he decided a run wasn’t necessary. Instead, he will […]

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Movement on Deerfoot and Parkerville truck issues seems to be stalled

March 21, 2017 04:27:43 PM
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An initiative to look at a Truck exclusions on some Southborough back roads seems to be stalled. Meanwhile, at least one intersection continues to feel the impact of inaction.

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Why flags will be at half staff: March 22, 2017

March 21, 2017 04:20:04 PM
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Flags in Southborough and across the state will be flying at half staff tomorrow in honor of Firefighter Joseph Toscano.

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The week in government: Public Hearings on Recreational Marijuana Bylaws; Cain’s Crossing Site Plan

March 20, 2017 09:27:27 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 Election update: Board of Selectmen race growing; deadline to file Tuesday (Updated)

March 17, 2017 09:00:33 AM
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If you are considering running for office in Southborough, act quick. The deadline to file papers is Tuesday. And the potential for at least one contest is growing.

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A look at the future of Fayville Playground

March 17, 2017 07:27:38 AM
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Southborough’s playground on Central Street is due to reopen later this year.

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Southborough’s Broker Breakfast will address underutilized sites and vacancies – March 24

March 15, 2017 04:30:00 PM
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Southborough is hosting another Commercial Broker Breakfast next week. It’s part of their ongoing series.

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Southborough’s Municipal Aggregation plan: Hearing and Comments due – March 22

March 15, 2017 11:00:00 AM
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It’s something you may have voted on or never even heard about. But sometime this year, your power supplier is likely to change.

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