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: Plainfield is racking up costs to house Rottweilers in mauling case (Norwich Bulletin)

ME: New stormwater fee takes effect in Portland on Friday (Portland Press Herald)

MA: Brockton will soon get extra help to revitalize downtown (Boston Globe)

NH: Residents seek to change zoning rules for lighting of giant American flag at Camping World (Concord Monitor)

RI: Performing arts to get an encore at Providence’s Hope High School (Providence Journal)

VT: An Early Adopter Of Universal Recycling Programs, Brattleboro Is Saving Money (Vermont Public Radio)

National: When a prison closes, what happens to the prison town? (Christian Science Monitor)

Background information:

Town of Plainfield, CT

City of Portland, ME

City of Brockton, MA


Town of Chichester, NH

Providence, RI, Public Schools

City of Providence, RI

Town of Brattleboro, VT


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