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: Norwalk targeted by 5-year alcohol, drug-abuse prevention grant (The Hour)

ME: Westbrook debates moratorium on residential building permits (Portland Press Herald)

MA: Feeling like ‘sitting ducks,’ Southbridge police tighten security (Telegram & Gazette)

NH: In ’emergency situation,’ Concord adopts hurried plan to convert from steam heat (Concord Monitor)

RI: Portsmouth seeks new uses for old ferry landing (Newport Daily News)

VT: Domestic violence shelters forced to turn away victims (Burlington Free Press)

National: Sick of Seeing Cigarette Butts on the Ground, Cities Get Creative (Governing Magazine)

Background information:

City of Norwalk, CT

Town of Westbrook, ME

Town of Southbridge, MA

City of Concord, NH

Town of Portsmouth, RI

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