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: DEEP launches recycling awareness campaign (Shelton Herald)

ME: Hearing on renaming Franklin Street bares old scar, panel seeks to honor MLK another way (Portland Press Herald)

MA: Judge right to toss Framingham property tax suit, court rules (MetroWest Daily News)

NH: Portsmouth lifts cap on outdoor cafes (Portsmouth Herald)

RI: Westerly councilors want more involvement from land use legal firm (The Westerly Sun)

VT: Brattleboro wants to crack down on serving alcohol to minors (The Brattleboro Reformer)

National: How Smaller Communities Can Survive in an Age of Disruption (Governing Magazine)

International: Hairdryers used to strike blow against speeders in Hopeman (BC News)

Background information:

Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection

City of Portland, ME

Town of Framingham, MA

City of Portsmouth, NH

Town of Westerly, RI

Town of Brattleboro, VT


About thoslop

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