Category Archives: Board of Selectmen

Slots of cars

Selectman Larry Delaney argues before the Mass Gaming Commission that a proposed Leominster slots/entertainment complex will have a considerable impact upon Bolton and traffic on Route 117. The presentation is in support of Bolton’s petition to be designated a “surrounding … Continue reading

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Coming Down The Pike

The Board of Selectmen is meeting tomorrow evening (Tuesday, 11/12) in a special session with a single agenda item: “Update on Cordish Company proposal.” This innocent sounding agenda item is in fact very important to the future of the town … Continue reading

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Selectmen review Salt Box plans

The Board of Selectmen met last Thursday with the new owners of the Salt Box property and reviewed proposed conceptual renderings for a commercial redevelopment of the familiar site at 626 Main Street. The new site plan identifies the project … Continue reading

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Selectmen Call Special Town Meeting For Smith Property

At a long and sometimes contentious meeting Thursday night, the Board of Selectmen voted to call a Special Town Meeting for the town to consider a proposal to purchase the Smith property on Main Street. The Special Town Meeting is … Continue reading

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Calendar: Selectmen 9/8—more Smith property and Salt Box

The old town center is getting a lot of attention these days at Town Hall. Three items of interest are on the Selectmen’s agenda for tomorrow night, Thursday September 8 (click here for full agenda). Salt Box—update on plans at … Continue reading

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Calendar: Smith property discussion—Planning Board, August 31

The Planning Board has reserved time at their meeting tomorrow evening (Wednesday) for an update from Partners For Planning, the ad hoc task group working on a proposal for the Smith property in the center. I am involved in that … Continue reading

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Calendar: Board of Selectmen, Thurs 8/18—Smith property

Although it’s been quiet here on the blog this summer, let me assure you that there has been quite a bit of activity relating to the Smith property going on. Our ad hoc task group, Partners For Planning, has been … Continue reading

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Calendar: Board of Selectmen, July 21

On tonight’s Board of Selectmen agenda are two items of interest, one of which is being deferred. The first, at 7:15 p.m., was to be a continuation of the discussion on obtaining Mass Development funding to further study the contamination … Continue reading

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Local Historic District Study

At their meeting this Thursday, 3/24, the Board of Selectmen will be asked to support a proposal to establish a study committee to look into the possibility of creating a Local Historic District (LHD) covering the town center of Bolton. … Continue reading

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Calendar: Smith property public forum, update

An agenda has been issued for the public forum to discuss the Smith property, scheduled for this Wednesday evening, March 2, at 7:30 pm at the library. I think it will be a very interesting evening. —Roland Time Description 7:30  … Continue reading

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