Monthly Archives: January 2011

Calendar: Planning Board, Wednesday 1/26

The Planning Board is meeting tomorrow evening, Wednesday, January 26, weather permitting. Agenda is here. Items of interest relating to topics followed on this blog include: 1) at 7:40 p.m., a representative of new owner of the Salt Box property … Continue reading

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The end of time—Part I

The Advisory Committee was not fooling around at their last meeting. It is town budget season, the most challenging budget season in years, and the good folks on the committee were chomping through funding requests like a combine working a … Continue reading

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Great Expectations

When Chris Nash of Topsfield Associates—the most recent prospective developer of the Smith property—appeared before the Planning Board last month, he described a project that included a chain pharmacy of 13,000 square feet, a retail/office building of 20,000 square feet, … Continue reading

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Calendar: Economic Development forum and survey

There has been a fair amount of discussion here and elsewhere in recent months relating to business activity in Bolton—filling vacant space, encouraging business expansion, benefits and impacts, where it’s appropriate and where it’s not, business zoning, etc. Two opportunities … Continue reading

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…and we’re baaaack!

Took a hiatus over the holidays. We’re back now and looking forward to catching up on goings on around town. Stay tuned…I suspect that there will be a lot happening this year relating to the topics we’re following on this … Continue reading

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