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Town Meeting: Articles related to Town/Special Counsel fail to pass

May 3, 2017 04:30:00 PM

Last week, two citizen petition Articles took stabs at changing the Board of Selectmen’s authority and hiring process related to the Town’s attorney. Both failed to pass muster with Town Meeting voters.

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Town Meeting: Recreation lighting projects and Historic preservation (or not)

April 28, 2017 04:39:28 PM
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I already updated you on what passed and failed at Town Meeting, including last night. And I filled you in on action around some of the business from Tuesday and Wednesday nights.

Now, here’s a deeper look back.

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Southborough Historical Society’s Annual Meeting & Celebration – Saturday

April 28, 2017 01:50:00 PM
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The Southborough Historical Society is inviting the community to join their Annual Meeting this Saturday. It will be combined with a celebration. And they have a lot to celebrate.

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Town Meeting: Third night’s the charm

April 27, 2017 11:07:39 PM

The final night of a long session of the Annual Town Meeting came to a close at just after 11:00 pm tonight.

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Town Meeting: Process issues and disputes slow down proceedings (Updated)

April 27, 2017 04:45:17 PM

Last night was another long and rough night for Town Meeting participants. As with any Town Meeting, passionate debate on viewpoints held up votes. But beyond that, it was process issues that have really dragged out this meeting.

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Town Meeting: CPA Articles pass, STM Article fails, meeting continued to Thursday

April 27, 2017 12:04:13 AM

A brief recap of what passed and failed and what’s on tap for Thursday.

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Town Meeting: Budget decisions turn into referrendums on Town Clerk and EDC

April 26, 2017 04:44:10 PM

Two budget items “held” for discussion turned into debates on more than just spending.

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Town Meeting: Recall & Removal bylaw Articles fail

April 26, 2017 02:00:08 PM
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Two controversial Citizen Petition Articles held over from the March Special were put before Town Meeting voters last night.

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Town Meeting tonight: Special counsel, Historical Preservation, (possibly) marijuana, and more (Updated)

April 26, 2017 08:59:59 AM
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Town Meeting is set to resume tonight, 7:00 pm at Trottier Middle School. I can’t predict all that we’ll get through tonight, but I can tell you some of what is sure to be covered.

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Town Meeting: Night one (Updated – see you at 7)

April 25, 2017 11:27:08 PM

It’s late, so here’s a quick summary.

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Annual Town Meeting tonight

April 25, 2017 04:40:59 PM
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I’ll be live tweeting from ATM this week.

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EDC launches “Permitting Guide for Establishing and Growing Business” in Southborough

April 25, 2017 11:09:24 AM
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This spring, the Economic Development Committee published a new resource for businesses.

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Annual Town Meeting this week: What’s up for a vote (and when)

April 24, 2017 06:44:27 PM
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Tomorrow night, Southborough will open up the Annual Town Meeting. Expect it to run 2-3 nights.

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The week in government: Annual Town Meeting & prep (Updated – again)

April 24, 2017 07:26:22 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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