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: For Connecticut’s Homeless, A New Path To Housing (Hartford Courant)

ME: In Maine, Local Control Is a Luxury Fewer Towns Can Afford (New York Times)

MA: State DEP offers advice to communities on best places to locate snow disposal sites (The Patriot Ledger)

NH: Concord police stepping up active shooter trainings in response to requests from public (Concord Monitor)

RI: Land trust, town partner to purchase land for park (The Newport Daily News)

VT: Salt depot raises hackles in Shelburne (Burlington Free Press)

National: Can Reno revive downtown this year? (Reno Gazette Journal)

International: 4 ideas from 4 continents: helping the blind navigate cities (Citiscope)

Background information:

Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection: Snow Disposal Guidance

Concord, NH, Police Department

City of Concord, NH

Town of Portsmouth, RI

Town of Shelburne, VT


About thoslop

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