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Turf’s up! 911 Field-work is done

May 16, 2018 05:50:22 PM
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The long awaited re-turfing of 911 field is done!

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9-11 Field turf replacement project in action

February 22, 2018 08:31:16 AM
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This week’s mild weather allowed contractors to spring into action and start rolling up the old turf at 9-11 field this week.

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SWL: 911 field will be resurfaced

January 2, 2018 04:29:35 PM
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It looks like the work to re-turf 911 field will finally begin this year. But, it’s going to cost more than previously expected.

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Obstacles complicate projects for Choate and 911 fields

August 24, 2017 02:43:26 PM
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Two projects voters supported for recreation in Town have run into major problems.

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9-11 Field (finally) getting new lease on life

June 9, 2017 02:00:00 PM
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An important step – that’s been a long time coming – in returfing 9-11 field was finally met this week. Mass Department of Conservation and Southborough officials agreed on a 15 year lease on the field.

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9/11 Field legislation passed; Town able to re-turf

February 5, 2016 12:48:24 PM
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Good news on the initiative to save 9-11 Memorial Field.

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Recreation updates: 911 field progress and more

September 24, 2015 12:40:12 PM
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The Board of Selectmen were updated on the status of Town Recreation programs, resources and projects this week. Here are some highlights from the presentation.

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911 Field supporters ask community to send letters/emails ASAP (State oversight committee reviewing town’s request)

June 18, 2015 11:29:26 AM
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The fate of 911 field will be up for discussion by a committee of state legislators next week. Supporters are asking for letters and emails urging senators and reps to back the legislation.

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Legislators seek feedback on foot crossing at rail and support for 911 field extended lease

June 3, 2015 11:34:35 AM
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Our state legislators answered questions on commuter rail access from selectmen last night. According to Representative Carolyn Dykema, the MBTA doesn’t have an appetite for adding parking or for building a bridge to cross over the rail tracks. But they may be willing to add safe track level crossing.

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Wrapping up Town Meeting: Demolitions will be delayed and recycling supported

April 15, 2015 07:30:17 AM
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Last night, 80 voters overruled 54 to determine that Southborough will have a bylaw to delay demolition of historic buildings.

Clearer majorities chose to support other articles, including a solar bylaw, recycling sticker, and actions supporting town recreation.

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Letter: Support needed again for 9/11 field (Warrant Article 25)

April 9, 2015 04:16:53 PM

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

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911 field’s fate uncertain; may return to ATM

February 6, 2015 11:20:48 AM
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Last April, voters at Town Meeting overwhelmingly supported an effort to pursue efforts to re-turf 9-11 field. This month, Town Officials learned that before the effort can move forward, it may have to go back.

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BOS meeting recap: 9-11 Field roadblocks, public records policy, taxes and more (Updated)

November 4, 2014 01:42:08 PM

There were no major controversies at Monday night’s Board of Selectmen meeting. But there were a lot of interesting tidbits including roadblocks to re-turfing a town field and discussion of a public records request policy.

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Town Meeting: Reference page, town report (with kids’ art) and an update on Warrant Articles

April 11, 2014 04:30:21 PM
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With the Annual Town Meeting quickly approaching, I posted a new page under the menu “Town Meeting & Election”. You can check the guide for easy reference to the warrant, a list of scheduled articles, and links to related stories.

Also, an update on some of the Warrant Articles scheduled for vote.

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