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Why flags are at half staff: December 19, 2014

December 19, 2014 07:20:27 AM
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Flags in Southborough and across the state are flying at half staff in honor of PFC Keely R. Walsh.

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Budget news: Town rebuilding budgets in hopes of avoiding tax hike and district fighting state cut

December 18, 2014 10:35:17 AM

Southborough Wicked Local reported on two stories that effect Southborough tax payers this week.

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SWL: Historical Commission pursuing Demolition Delay Bylaw and Historic District

December 17, 2014 09:15:20 AM

Southborough’s lack of a demolition delay bylaw for historic homes was front and center in town news this summer. A Town committee has been working to change that.

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The week in government: Discussion of developer involvement in bylaws; and updating Affordable Housing Strategic Plan

December 15, 2014 02:52:15 PM
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A list of board and committee meetings for the week.

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News roundup: Truck crash details, Harvard Primate shutdown begins, Burnett House Update, and AMSA’s search for new director

December 12, 2014 01:54:09 PM

Rounding up some interesting news stories from Southborough Wicked Local this week.

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Town Clerk to retire after 45+ years

December 11, 2014 12:07:38 PM

Town Clerk Paul Berry will retire from his elected post on February 13th.

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The week in government: Planning Board, Advisory, School Committee and more

December 8, 2014 02:20:48 PM
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A list of board and committee meetings for the week.

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Park Central continued again; Developer claims Planning Board not informed on traffic impacts

December 4, 2014 10:35:53 AM

Once again, hearings on projects at Park Central were continued for another day.

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SWL: Planning Board urges ZBA to seek further counsel and deny Park Central permits

December 3, 2014 10:05:15 AM
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Two controversial projects are up for vote at tonight’s Zoning Board of Appeals meeting. Southborough Wicked Local is reporting that another board is urging the ZBA to deny the permits.

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The week in government: Voting on Park Central; Community Preservation hearing on priorities; and Transfer Station options explored

December 1, 2014 11:30:33 AM
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A list of board and committee meetings for the week.

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Thanksgiving Holidays: What’s closed this week

November 26, 2014 04:30:00 PM
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Here’s a list of when our municipal facilities will be closed for the holiday.

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Town looks to preserve Burnett House for $750,000 – Agreement in principal reached

November 21, 2014 09:21:19 AM
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Earlier this week, selectmen told residents they were close to a deal with the owner of 84 Main Street. They believed a deal was imminent. They were right.

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Town seeks volunteers for public safety building committee

November 20, 2014 04:20:50 PM
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his week, selectmen voted to form a “Public Safety Study Committee”. The overall goal is to help the Town move forward on a Public Safety Building project.

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Park Central Use Variance Permit postponed to December 3

November 20, 2014 11:30:52 AM

The Zoning Board of Appeals was slated to hold a public hearing on a controversial Use Variance Permit last night.

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