Category Archives: Public Works

Items related to municipal public works.

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: Fitness test thwarts wannabe cops (Record-Journal) ME: Maine school districts plan to use state funding for tax relief, … Continue reading

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Public Works Idea Starter: Free Rain Barrels

The Pawtucket, RI, Department of Public Works is offering city residents free barrels to encourage them to harvest stormwater runoff on their property (thereby reducing stress on the City’s drainage system). The water retained in the barrel may be used to … Continue reading

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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 London embarks on urban forest revitalization plan (The Day) ME: Fairfield economic development committee mulling its future … Continue reading

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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: Berlin police take on fitness and wellness challenge (The Berlin Citizen) ME: Harpswell hires former Portland official to … Continue reading

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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: Confusion over changes to Bridgeport’s parking meters (Connecticut Post) ME: Interactive ‘wall’ sculpture in Old Port park raises … Continue reading

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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: Proposed pedestrian bridge in Wilton clears final hurdle (The Hour) ME: Preservation panel in ‘fight for existence’ (Wiscasset … Continue reading

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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: Enjoying West Haven’s beaches will cost more for parking (New Haven Register) ME: Brunswick ponders pay-to-park for downtown … Continue reading

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