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: Norwich police begin stressing de-escalation (The Day)

ME: Scarborough OKs luxury rentals, fee in lieu of affordability (The Forecaster)

MA: A gritty real-world curriculum in Pittsfield schools: The scourge of heroin addiction (The Berkshire Eagle)

NH: Troy town meeting turns into dispute over gift bequeathed to town (The Keene Sentinel)

RI: Town passes tax breaks for new investment (The Valley Breeze)

VT: Village voters cut cops (Waterbury Record)

National: Chesapeake has to overhaul its sign regulations. Here’s a look at the proposal. (The Virginian-Pilot)

Background information:

Norwich, CT, Police Department

City of Norwich, CT

Town of Scarborough, ME

Pittsfield, MA, Public Schools

City of Pittsfield, MA

Town of Troy, NH

Town of North Smithfield, RI

Town of Waterbury, VT


About thoslop

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