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Tonight’s meetings: Master Plan recommendation at Senior Center; BOS possible vote on recommendation at Community House

February 23, 2017 09:12:12 AM
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There was some confusion over the process for tonight’s meetings on the St. Mark’s Golf Course. I already updated yesterday’s post. But given the importance of these meetings to so many readers, I thought this deserved a post of its own.

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Selectmen may amend Golf Course article to include CR; Related meetings Thurs night (Updated again)

February 22, 2017 02:30:00 PM
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Selectmen want voters to approve buying St. Mark’s Golf Course and building a new public safety complex on the site. To secure enough votes, they are considering including a Conservation Restriction on the over 90% remainder of the 60 acre parcel.

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The week in government

February 21, 2017 09:02:02 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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Park Central developer re-files for sanctions against Planning Board members (Updated)

February 17, 2017 12:10:17 PM

On Wednesday, Park Central developer Bill Depietri’s attorney filed another motion for sanctions against Planning Board members. He is requesting over $11K.

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Mooney Lights: ZBA close to approving over abutters’ objections; Rec to work through conditions with neighbors tonight

February 16, 2017 02:27:30 PM
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At a hearing last night, the Zoning Board of Appeals informally supported a variance for lights at Mooney field.

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Town pursuing ban of “Recreational Marijuana” – public hearing Feb 27

February 15, 2017 11:30:44 AM
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Town Meeting will vote on whether or not to ban or restrict operation of recreational marijuana businesses in Southborough.

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Forum on article to plan Town’s technology use

February 15, 2017 09:30:24 AM
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Next week, the Library is hosting another forum on a Special Town Meeting article.

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Adaptive Reuse of Historic Buildings Bylaw Subcommittee created

February 14, 2017 04:22:32 PM

Town officials continue to work on a new bylaw to allow “Adaptive Reuse of Historic Buildings”.

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Town seeks babysitters (paid or volunteer) for Town Meetings – March 8th & ATM

February 14, 2017 02:28:10 PM

Southborough Recreation is seeking experienced babysitters, high school age and up. They’d like volunteers, but are willing to pay.

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The week in government: Truck Exclusions, Park Central Appeals, Variances for field lights, and Algonquin budget

February 13, 2017 08:50:18 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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Special Town Meeting Articles: More than the golf course and safety station (Updated)

February 12, 2017 07:24:03 AM
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The Town of Southborough has posted the Warrant for the upcoming Special Town Meeting. With all the attention on the Golf Course and Public Safety Building, you may be surprised by some of the Citizen Petition Articles up for vote.

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Southborough job listings: Summer camp fun – Camp supervisor, CIT Coordinator, and Camp Counselors

February 9, 2017 02:30:00 PM
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I received another posting of jobs available in Southborough.

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“Save Our Heritage” forum on article 4 to preserve golf course without any development – Feb 16

February 7, 2017 05:24:58 PM
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Proponents of Special Town Meeting Article 4 hope to make their case at a public forum next week.

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Letter: Former Chair on Public Safety Building says “Vote No on Article 1”

February 7, 2017 11:15:00 AM

My Southborough accepts signed letters to the editor submitted by Southborough residents. Letters may be emailed to mysouthborough@gmail.com.

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