Tag Archives: Farmington ME

Public Safety Idea Starter: Distracted Driving Enforcement

The Farmington, ME, Police Department is using a recently acquired military surplus tractor to provide a high vantage point to observe people texting or otherwise using hand-held devices while they are driving. When such a driver is observed, a nearby … Continue reading

Posted in Idea Starters, Public Safety | Tagged | Leave a comment

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: Middletown Area Transit bus riders plead for solution to significant route cuts (Middletown Press) ME: RSU 9 increases … Continue reading

Posted in Administration, Economic Development, Education, Environment Services, Library and Cultural Services, Planning and Zoning, Public Works | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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: Ansonia demolishes 25-year-old wooden playground after injury to child (New Haven Register) ME: Farmington’s Earth Day effort grows into townwide … Continue reading

Posted in Administration, Economic Development, Education, Environment Services, Health and Human Services, Parks and Recreation, Planning and Zoning, Public Safety, Public Works | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

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: Durham groundwater ordinance passes (Town Times) ME: Farmington police give out gift certificates in memory of former Police … Continue reading

Posted in Administration, Education, Environment Services, Health and Human Services, Public Safety, Public Works | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Senior Services Idea Starter: One Day Wanders

Farmington, ME, Parks and Recreation is offering local senior citizens the opportunity to participate in scenic hikes of varying lengths and degrees of difficulty. Participants are encouraged to hike at their own pace. Each hike is scheduled to begin at … Continue reading

Posted in Health and Human Services, Idea Starters, Parks and Recreation | Tagged | Leave a comment

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: Sterling Pomfret senior centers take steps to attract more members (Norwich Bulletin) ME: Trash and recyclables collected for … Continue reading

Posted in Administration, Economic Development, Education, Environment Services, Health and Human Services, Planning and Zoning, Public Works | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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 Landmarks imagines future uses for city’s endangered buildings (The Day) ME: Farmington achieves state Certified Business-Friendly … Continue reading

Posted in Economic Development, Environment Services, Health and Human Services, Library and Cultural Services, Planning and Zoning, Public Safety, Public Works | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment