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: Meriden Green wins statewide award for being catalyst to growth (The Record-Journal)

ME: South Portland must cover full cost of pipeline suit, Maine’s top court rules (Bangor Daily News)

MA: Officials are working hard to bring back elementary foreign languages to Lexington (Lexington Minuteman)

NH: Moultonborough voters strike down private roads policy (Meredith News)

RI: Lincoln looks to privatize town’s sewer system (The Valley Breeze)

VT: Town will contract with BCIC, update economic post description (The Bennington Banner)

National: Cities Discover the Power of Collective Intelligence (GovTech: FutureStructure)

Background information:

City of Meriden, CT

Connecticut Main Street Center

City of South Portland, ME

Maine Supreme Court: 2017 ME 57: City of South Portland et al. v. Maine Municipal Association Property & Casualty Pool (28 MAR 17)

Lexington, MA, Public Schools

Town of Lexington, MA

Town of Moultonborough, NH

Town of Lincoln, RI

Town of Bennington, VT


About thoslop

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