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: Preston volunteer emergency responses drop, prompting call for fourth paid firefighter (The Day)

ME: Students to remake notorious Portland bus stop (The Forecaster)

MA: Time to play: Parents lobby for more school recess (The Boston Globe)

NH: City officials focus on ‘problem properties’ with new initiative (Claremont Eagle Times)

RI: Plastic bag ban pondered in Middletown (Newport Daily News)

VT: Barton Public Library Wants To Help You Grow Your Mind And Your Garden (Vermont Public Radio)

National: Green Infrastructure Stormwater Management in Parks (Parks & Recreation Magazine)

Background information:

Town of Preston, CT

Portland, ME, Public Schools

City of Portland, ME

City of Claremont, NH

Town of Middletown, RI

Barton, VT, Public Library

Advertisements

About thoslop

Thomas Lopatosky is editor & publisher of New England City & Town.
This entry was posted in Education, Environment Services, Health and Human Services, Idea Starters, Library and Cultural Services, Parks and Recreation, Planning and Zoning, Public Safety and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s