Monthly Archives: January 2015

Senior Services Idea Starter: Pet Clinic

The North Brookfield, MA, Senior Center recently sponsored a free pet clinic (on a Thursday afternoon, 1:00-3:00). The clinic included a veterinary exam, rabies and distemper vaccines (if needed), flea treatment (if requested), nail trim (if needed), and a free … Continue reading

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New England Municipal Government News Headlines

Recent news stories related to municipal government in New England (and issues being faced on the local level) include these articles: CT: Storm water rules divide state environmental agency, towns (Record-Journal) ME: DEP gives Paris deadline on stormwater treatment (Sun … Continue reading

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Reflection Starter from John Bosco

“He does much who does little but does well what he has to do.” – John Bosco

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New England Municipal Government News Headlines

Recent news stories related to municipal government in New England (and issues being faced on the local level) include these articles: CT: National Guard assists with snow removal in Stonington schools, downtown (The Day) ME: How 9 small towns are … Continue reading

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Public Safety Idea Starter: Community Safety Forum

The City of Somersworth, NH, is planning a Community Safety Forum scheduled to be held on Saturday, 21 March (9:00-11:00). Presentations will be made by the City’s Police and Fire Departments and by American Ambulance (the emergency medical services provider). These will be followed by a Community round table … Continue reading

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Reflection Starter from Tom Peters

“Techniques don’t produce quality products or pick up the garbage on time; people do, people who care, people who are treated as creatively contributing adults.” – Tom Peters

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New England Municipal Government News Headlines

Recent news stories related to municipal government in New England (and issues being faced on the local level) include these articles: CT: Mapping system added to town website (Plainville Citizen) ME: Bangor officials scour city for homeless camps to evaluate … Continue reading

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