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: Ridgefield considers how to bring more retail downtown (The News-Times)

ME: When Maine island homes catch fire, there often aren’t enough volunteers to save them (Bangor Daily News)

MA: Historical Commission, Town Planner hope to create Local Historic Districts in town (Daily Times Chronicle)

NH: Guns in schools, and more: How the new ‘concealed carry’ law applies (New Hampshire Union Leader)

RI: Town issues stop-work order, says DEM skirted local authority (The Westerly Sun)

VT: Brattleboro officials call for change in nationwide response to the opiate crisis (The Brattleboro Reformer)

National: America’s Aging Dams Are in Need of Repair (The New York Times)

Background information:

Town of Ridgefield, CT

Town of Harpswell, ME

Town of Winchester, MA

Town of Exeter, RI

Town of Brattleboro, VT

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