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: Hartford Ordered To Pay $6.25 Million To Displaced Tenants (Hartford Courant)

ME: School transfers, pre-K programs changing enrollment landscape (Castine Patriot)

MA: Chicopee balks at plastic bag ban (The Reminder)

NH: Lead in water issues resolved in Portsmouth elementary schools (Portsmouth Herald)

RI: South Kingstown to consider special use permit for some rental houses (The Independent)

VT: Shelburne Museum joins town’s bike path debate (Burlington Free Press)

National: Under New Policy for Homeless Families, Children Can Miss Less School (The New York Times)

Background information:

City of Hartford, CT

City of Chicopee, MA

City of Portsmouth, NH

Town of South Kingstown, RI

Town of Shelburne, VT

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