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The week in government: Special Town Meeting; Board of Selectmen; Public Hearing on Demolition Permit

November 1, 2021 09:30:07 AM
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Here is a selection of the committee and board meetings for the week along with my selected highlights from the agendas.

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Monday’s Town Meeting-at-a-glance: “No Mask, No Entry”; What’s on the Warrant

October 29, 2021 02:25:14 PM
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On Monday night, Southborough will hold a Special Town Meeting. Here are the details.

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Pre-register 5-11 year olds for Town’s (TBD) Covid Clinic

October 29, 2021 11:40:26 AM
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This week, the Town announced plans for a Covid Vaccination Clinic for 5-11 year olds. The Board of Health is encouraging residents to pre-register children.

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Special Town Meeting Update: Change to Article 3 and Explanation for Article 4

October 29, 2021 10:24:59 AM
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I’m continuing to look at what’s on Monday’s Warrant. This morning, I’m focusing on the big changes I missed is being made to Article 3 and context for Article 4.

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Special Town Meeting: Board of Health promoting why its funding is needed (Updated)

October 27, 2021 01:42:05 PM
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There are ten Articles on the Warrant for Monday’s Special Town Meeting. Today, I’m focusing on the Board of Health funding request.

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News Roundup: ARHS masks, Fire Chief’s certification requirement downgraded, Golf Course fences, and Resident convicted for selling Adderall

October 27, 2021 10:30:08 AM
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‘m rounding up four articles by local papers this week about our community.

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Downtown District: Official docs on what voters will approve; Answers to some public questions

October 26, 2021 01:03:28 PM
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Following up with selectmen’s official documents on the Amended Article and zoning changes. Plus, I’m following up on questions/claims about Wastewater Treatment costs.

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Weekly Covid Update

October 26, 2021 09:47:29 AM
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An update on Covid cases in town and schools, and related news.

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The week in government: Advisory on Special Town Meeting & Budget; School Committee on Demographics report and Space Needs Study

October 25, 2021 01:53:25 PM
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Here is a selection of the committee and board meetings for the week along with my selected highlights from the agendas.

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Downtown District Zoning: A look at the specifics

October 21, 2021 05:22:25 PM
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I’m trying to make it easier for readers to understand what would and wouldn’t change under zoning Article 10 of the Special Town Meeting Warrant.

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Join Board of Health forum “From Invisible to Indispensable (In One Pandemic)” – tonight

October 21, 2021 04:30:53 PM

The Board of Health is inviting the public to a forum tonight with former BOH Chair, Dr. Louis Fazen.

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Downtown District zoning: Compromise reached on the allowed mix in mixed-use

October 20, 2021 10:50:00 AM
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Last night, selectmen voted to approve bringing a revised version of the Downtown District zoning bylaw to Town Meeting voters in less than two weeks. It accepts compromises reached between the Planning Board and the Economic Development Committee.

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Covid Update: 17 cases in two weeks

October 18, 2021 04:31:51 PM

An update on Covid cases in town and schools, and related news.

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The week in government: Planning Board Hearing on Downtown District zoning, Regional School Committee Meeting, and more

October 18, 2021 11:42:11 AM
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Here is a selection of the committee and board meetings for the week along with my selected highlights from the agendas.

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