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

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About thoslop

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