Government

Photo Gallery: Memorial Day services 2019 (Updated)

May 28, 2019 03:25:39 PM
Thumbnail image for Photo Gallery: Memorial Day services 2019 (Updated)

Over the weekend, the town held its annual Memorial Day Services.

1 comment Read the full article →

The week in government: Conservation Commission (but not Park Central)

May 28, 2019 08:39:26 AM
Thumbnail image for The week in government: Conservation Commission (but not Park Central)

A list of board and committee meetings for the week with my selected highlights from the agendas.

0 comments Read the full article →

Memorial Day observances tonight and Monday (Careful where you step)

May 24, 2019 09:21:12 AM
Thumbnail image for Memorial Day observances tonight and Monday <em>(Careful where you step)</em>

Here is the information you need to observe Memorial Day in Southborough. Events begin with the annual flag placement in the rural cemetery tonight.

3 comments Read the full article →

Why flags will be at half staff: May 27, 2019

May 24, 2019 07:30:44 AM
Thumbnail image for Why flags will be at half staff: May 27, 2019

This Monday, flags around the state will be lowered for more than just remembrance of Memorial Day.

0 comments Read the full article →

Park Central back to Conservation Commission (Updated-again)

May 23, 2019 04:19:34 PM
Thumbnail image for Park Central back to Conservation Commission (Updated-again)

Next week, the Conservation Commission will discuss modified plans for Park Central.

2 comments Read the full article →

Town hours: Memorial Day weekend hours and BOS office hours

May 23, 2019 08:51:04 AM
Thumbnail image for Town hours: Memorial Day weekend hours and BOS office hours

The Southborough Town House will close early on Friday. And Selectmen are offering office hours again for the public to pop in.

0 comments Read the full article →

Selectmen update: Recognizing service of outgoing members, reorganizing the new board

May 22, 2019 05:39:33 PM
Thumbnail image for Selectmen update: Recognizing service of outgoing members, reorganizing the new board

Last night, the Board of Selectmen welcomed new members and reorganized its officers. But before I get to that, I need to recap a moment I missed earlier this month. It was a formal recognition for the service of outgoing members.

0 comments Read the full article →

Downtown Initiative: EDC & BOS joint meeting; Town pursuing grant for zoning assistance

May 21, 2019 09:54:39 AM
Thumbnail image for Downtown Initiative: EDC & BOS joint meeting; Town pursuing grant for zoning assistance

The discussion this Thursday will follow up on a discussion at the May 7th BOS meeting. On that night, selectmen approved EDC’s pursuit of a state grant to help their efforts.

0 comments Read the full article →

Memorial Day observances: Flag placement Friday, parade Monday

May 20, 2019 03:16:00 PM
Thumbnail image for Memorial Day observances: Flag placement Friday, parade Monday

Here is the information you need to observe Memorial Day in Southborough. Events begin with the annual flag placement in the rural cemetery Friday night.

0 comments Read the full article →

The week in government: BOS to revise charge for PILOT Committee

May 20, 2019 11:21:05 AM
Thumbnail image for The week in government: BOS to revise charge for PILOT Committee

A list of board and committee meetings for the week with my selected highlights from the agendas.

0 comments Read the full article →

SCAC 2019 grants: Concerts, dancing, art on the trails, and more

May 17, 2019 11:56:01 AM
Thumbnail image for SCAC 2019 grants: Concerts, dancing, art on the trails, and more

Promoting upcoming events sponsored by SCAC reminded me that I never shared information when their last round of grants were awarded.

0 comments Read the full article →

Public Safety Building Update: Change to financing, completion delay, and debate over exhaust system

May 15, 2019 11:49:54 AM
Thumbnail image for Public Safety Building Update: Change to financing, completion delay, and debate over exhaust system

It’s time for another update on the Town’s big construction project – the Public Safety Building. This time, there’s quite a bit to share.

3 comments Read the full article →

Marty Healey and Sam Stivers elected to Board of Selectmen

May 14, 2019 10:09:23 PM
Thumbnail image for Marty Healey and Sam Stivers elected to Board of Selectmen

Marty Healey and Sam Stivers are joining the Board of Selectmen. Each were selected by over half of the voters who weighed in on the Town election.

4 comments Read the full article →

Why flags are at half staff: May 14 & May 15, 2019

May 14, 2019 04:13:46 PM
Thumbnail image for Why flags are at half staff: May 14 & May 15, 2019

Flags in Southborough and across the nation will be flying at half staff tomorrow, May 15th, in recognition of Peace Officers Memorial Day. Today, they are already lowered in the state to recognize a National Guard member’s passing.

0 comments Read the full article →