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: New Haven’s new food vending laws take effect with mixed reviews (New Haven Register)

ME: Town-wide effort focuses on bicycle, pedestrian safety (York Weekly)

MA: Residents near Somerset Berkley unhappy with noise, crowding caused by students parking on streets (Taunton Daily Gazette)

NH: Bow revives talks of bringing Concord water to junction area (Concord Monitor)

RI: Public concerned with high cost of reconfiguration project (The Valley Breeze)

VT: Petition urges town to find alternative for heating oil (The Brattleboro Reformer)

National: Deaths from cancer higher in rural America, CDC finds (Bangor Daily News)

Background information:

City of New Haven, CT

Town of York, ME

Town of Somerset, MA

Town of Bow, NH

Smithfield, RI, Public Schools

Town of Smithfield, RI

Town of Brattleboro, VT

CDC: Invasive Cancer Incidence, 2004–2013, and Deaths, 2006–2015, in Nonmetropolitan and Metropolitan Counties – United States (Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, 7 JUL 17)

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