Tag Archives: Selectmen

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

Posted in Board of Selectmen, Events/Meetings, General | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Calendar: public information forum, Smith property proposal

On Wednesday, October 26, at 7:30 p.m., the Planning Board will hold a hearing on changes to the Inclusionary Bylaw and, immediately following, will host a public information forum to discuss the Smith property proposal.  This will be held at the … Continue reading

Posted in Events/Meetings, General, Smith property | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Board of Selectmen, General, Smith property | Tagged , , , , | 10 Comments

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

Posted in Board of Selectmen, General, Smith property | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Board of Selectmen, General, Planning Board, Smith property | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Board of Selectmen, Events/Meetings, General, Smith property | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Board of Selectmen, Events/Meetings, General | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Smith Forum broadcast available on demand

In case you missed it, this important forum is available for viewing at any time here. (This on-demand capability is, as I understand it, new and being piloted by BATCO…what a great thing they are doing!) Below are the slides that … Continue reading

Posted in Events/Meetings, General, Smith property | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

So what’s the fuss?

Well, here’s the fuss. On July 8, a real estate developer appeared before the Board of Selectmen and discussed a “very, very preliminary” plan (right, click to enlarge) to purchase and commercially develop the 8+ acre Smith property in the … Continue reading

Posted in Board of Selectmen, Bolton Crossing, commercial development, Smith property | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments