Government

Board of Assessors Vacancy – apply by Wednesday

September 30, 2014 11:30:00 AM
Thumbnail image for Board of Assessors Vacancy – apply by Wednesday

The town is seeking a new member for the Board of Assessors.

0 comments Read the full article →

Why flags will be at half staff: September 30, 2014

September 29, 2014 04:30:26 PM
Thumbnail image for Why flags will be at half staff: September 30, 2014

Flags in Southborough and across the state will be flying at half staff on Tuesday in honor of Major Michael J. Donahue, KIA.

0 comments Read the full article →

The week in government (9/29-10/5/14): Public Works Planning, revitalizing tennis courts and ZBA hears more on Park Central

September 29, 2014 02:20:27 PM
Thumbnail image for The week in government (9/29-10/5/14): Public Works Planning, revitalizing tennis courts and ZBA hears more on Park Central

A list of board and committee meetings for the week.

0 comments Read the full article →

Updated equipment in Town Hearing room; training to use starts October 1

September 26, 2014 04:30:56 PM
Thumbnail image for Updated equipment in Town Hearing room; training to use starts October 1

This month, Southborough Access Media replaced and upgraded equipment used to broadcast and replay town government meetings in the Town House Hearing Room.

0 comments Read the full article →

Police & Fire news: Town to study new site for Public Safety Building and equip officers with Tasers

September 26, 2014 11:45:22 AM
Thumbnail image for Police & Fire news: Town to study new site for Public Safety Building and equip officers with Tasers

At Tuesday’s Board of Selectmen meeting, members followed up on two discussions with the town’s emergency chiefs. They gave both chiefs the greenlight to continue exploring property at the Transfer Station for a new public safety building. And they approved Police Chief Kenneth Paulhus’ request to arm his force with tasers.

3 comments Read the full article →

Barn Hollow discord: BOS allows homeowners “revocable” right to mow some open space

September 24, 2014 02:45:00 PM
Thumbnail image for Barn Hollow discord: BOS allows homeowners “revocable” right to mow some open space

Last night, the Board of Selectmen again addressed controversial Open Space issues at Barn Hollow.

10 comments Read the full article →

Town seeking election workers

September 23, 2014 07:30:53 AM
Thumbnail image for Town seeking election workers

The state election is coming up November 4th. Apparently, the Town of Southborough needs workers to help out.

0 comments Read the full article →

The week in government (9/22-9/28-14): Barn Hollow Open Space and Main Street reconstruction

September 22, 2014 02:20:53 PM
Thumbnail image for The week in government (9/22-9/28-14): Barn Hollow Open Space and Main Street reconstruction

A list of board and committee meetings for the week.

1 comment Read the full article →

ZBA grants Ken’s Foods 24×7 approval with conditions

September 19, 2014 03:09:39 PM
Thumbnail image for ZBA grants Ken’s Foods 24×7 approval with conditions

This week, Ken’s Foods returned to the Zoning Board of Appeals for clarification on their special permit. The business requested permission to operate on a 24 hour, 7 day per week basis. In a public hearing, neighbors continued to argue that the business is already too loud and disruptive to their lives.

11 comments Read the full article →

Service Academy Fair – September 20

September 17, 2014 07:30:00 AM
Thumbnail image for Service Academy Fair – September 20

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.

0 comments Read the full article →

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

September 16, 2014 07:30:34 AM
Thumbnail image for Project Friend: High school students mentoring 2nd-5th graders – Inquire by October 15

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.

0 comments Read the full article →

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

A list of board and committee meetings for the week.

0 comments Read the full article →

Southborough’s Primary Results

September 10, 2014 02:00:08 PM
Thumbnail image for Southborough’s Primary Results

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.

0 comments Read the full article →

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

September 10, 2014 09:22:21 AM
Thumbnail image for Why flags are at half staff: Northborough’s Brian K. Arsenault

Flags in Southborough are flying at half staff in honor of a Northborough soldier killed in action.

8 comments Read the full article →