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Library downstairs flooded again

August 29, 2019 10:45:58 AM
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The downstairs of the Southborough Library is closed due to another flood. At this point the main/upper level of the library is open. And patrons can still access it through the downstairs parking lot entrance and even use the elevator. 

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Driveways to public safety complex, golf course, and Woodward explained

August 28, 2019 12:34:45 PM
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The Public Safety Building Committee asked me to help get the word out about dos and don’ts for egress to the facility, the golf course behind it, and the school next to it. The committee worked with Southborough Access Media to produce a video explanation.

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EEE update: Aerial Mosquito spraying was rescheduled to tonight

August 26, 2019 05:37:43 PM
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The state has announced that aerial spraying was pushed off to tonight due to last night’s cool temperatures.

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The week in government: Planning hearings and more

August 26, 2019 09:25:45 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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Aerial Mosquito spraying “anticipated” to begin in our area on Sunday (Updated)

August 22, 2019 10:44:33 AM
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The state has announced that aerial spraying is anticipated to begin for 17 communities in our area on Sunday. It isn’t certain yet when Southborough will actually be sprayed and how many times.

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The week in government: ZBA Hearings and Park Central at Conservation

August 19, 2019 07:39:27 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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Public Safety Opening Ceremony moved to September 9th

August 15, 2019 10:22:06 AM
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This morning, the Town announced that the Opening Ceremony has been rescheduled to be separate from the 9/11 ceremony.

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Public Safety Building Update: Certificate of Occupancy granted; Ceremony 9/9; Tours 10/26 (Updated – again)

August 14, 2019 11:07:52 AM
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Yesterday was the deadline for the Public Safety Building’s “substantial completion”. The Town has confirmed that goal was reached.

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Water in the Children’s Room causing minor issues; Update on drainage work

August 12, 2019 05:24:15 PM
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The Children’s Room got wet last week, but not like last September.

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The week in government

August 12, 2019 09:14:30 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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Golf Course bid approved: Third RFP’s the Charm (Updated)

August 5, 2019 03:50:00 PM
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Many golfers in town will be relieved to hear that the plan to restore the course to nine holes is back on track.

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Office Hours on Tuesday – Board of Selectmen and Senior Liason to US Congress

August 5, 2019 02:08:10 PM
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I missed including an “Office Hours” event in my events of the week, and failed to draw attention to another. So, I’m dedicating a short post to both.

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The week in government: Planning Board continued hearings on Fayville Hall and 2 E Main

August 5, 2019 11:25:16 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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Why flags are at half staff: August 4 – August 8, 2019

August 5, 2019 09:02:20 AM
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Flags in Southborough and across are flying at half staff until sunset, in honor of the victims of the tragic shootings this past weekend.

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