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: Plainville sets rules for mailbox replacement (New Britain Herald)

ME: ‘Invasion of privacy’: Dispatch center removes microphones that recorded employee conversations (Bangor Daily News)

MA: Police work in western Massachusetts: ‘The biggest part of our job is community care’ (The Recorder)

NH: Pembroke church takes town to federal court, invokes recent Supreme Court decision (Concord Monitor)

RI: In North Kingstown, coding in the classroom (Providence Journal)

VT: Crowded Radio Frequencies Complicate Emergency Communications (Vermont Public Radio)

National: Wis. FD Proposes Inter-city Transport for New Revenue (Firehouse Magazine)

Background information:

Town of Plainville, CT

Town of Pembroke, NH

Supreme Court of the United States: 13-502 Reed v. Town of Gilbert (06/18/2015)

North Kingstown, RI, School Department

Town of North Kingstown, RI

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Thomas Lopatosky is editor & publisher of New England City & Town.
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