Monthly Archives: March 2012

The Economics of Historic Preservation

“In the long run the educational, cultural, aesthetic, social, and historical values of historic preservation are more important than the economic value. But as the great British economist John Maynard Keynes once said, “In the long run we’re all dead.” In the … Continue reading

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Final version of proposed Local Historic District Bylaw

Click here for the final proposed version of the Local Historic District Bylaw. This bylaw encourages preservation and protection of the historic assets in the town center. The draft has undergone substantial review and revision over the last few weeks … Continue reading

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Historic District Study Committee Modifies Proposed Boundaries

The following announcement was issued by the Local Historic District Study Committee last week. LHDSC Listens and responds: The Local Historic District Study Committee, in response to comments from town residents, has modified the boundaries of the proposed Local Historic … Continue reading

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