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Annual Town Meeting is Tonight! Get Your Voters Guide

Annual Town Meeting is tonight.  You can get a copy of the voters guide off of Sudbury Patch

 or attached.Citizens%20Guide%202013%20-%20Final%20v2.pdf

Posted by Bryan Semple on May 6, 2013 at 9:42am

Christine Hogan - Support Scott Nasa

Email from Christin Hogan urging support for Scott Nassa...

Christine Hogan
1:46 PM (6 hours ago)…
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Posted by Bryan Semple on March 24, 2013 at 8:41pm

Town Election - Tuesday, December 5th - Senior Tax Relief and Nixon Roof

Tomorrow is a special town election.  Be sure to vote.  I just wrote a posting on senior tax relief on patch.com.  You can also find the town warrant here.

Posted by Bryan Semple on December 3, 2012 at 8:49pm

Public Hearing by the CPC at 7:30 pm on Wednesday, December 5, at Town Hall

Last summer Governor Patrick signed changes to the Community Preservation Act (CPA) into law.  Some of those changes are described here: 

http://sudburyvision.ning.com/profiles/blogs/massachusetts-senate-passes-community-preservation-act-reform

Because of the changes to eligible uses for recreational facilities, the Massachusetts Department of Revenue (DOR),…

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Posted by Bulldog Friday on December 1, 2012 at 3:40pm

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Bryan Semple posted a blog post

Annual Town Meeting is Tonight! Get Your Voters Guide

Annual Town Meeting is tonight.  You can get a copy of the voters guide off of Sudbury Patch or attached.Citizens%20Guide%202013%20-%20Final%20v2.pdfSee More
May 6, 2013
Bryan Semple posted a blog post

Christine Hogan - Support Scott Nasa

Email from Christin Hogan urging support for Scott Nassa...Christine Hogan1:46 PM (6 hours ago)to ChristineI encourage you all to get out and vote Monday and cast your vote for Scott Nassa for SPSC.In addition to the details found in his announcement letter (http://www.scottnassa.com/about_scott), Scott has been part of the 3-5 movement from the beginning and active in ensuring this vital measure is passed in Sudbury.  Through…See More
Mar 24, 2013
Bryan Semple posted a blog post

Town Election - Tuesday, December 5th - Senior Tax Relief and Nixon Roof

Tomorrow is a special town election.  Be sure to vote.  I just wrote a posting on senior tax relief on patch.com.  You can also find the town warrant here.See More
Dec 3, 2012
Bulldog Friday posted a blog post

Public Hearing by the CPC at 7:30 pm on Wednesday, December 5, at Town Hall

Last summer Governor Patrick signed changes to the Community Preservation Act (CPA) into law.  Some of those changes are described here: http://sudburyvision.ning.com/profiles/blogs/massachusetts-senate-passes-community-preservation-act-reformBecause of the changes to eligible uses for recreational facilities, the Massachusetts Department of Revenue (DOR), which oversees the…See More
Dec 1, 2012
Bryan Semple posted a blog post

Make Your Voice Heard on 3 to 5 Selectmen Today

Yesterday, about 30 of us went to the State House to testify on the move from three to five selectmen.  This is far from a done deal.  If you support the measure, and quite frankly even if you don't, now is the time to send email to the two representatives on the elections committee that are required to get the bill to the floor for passage.  Below is my letter.  Feel free to copy or simply reference this posting in an email. Thanks   Senator Barry R. Finegold…See More
Nov 28, 2012
Bulldog Friday commented on Bulldog Friday's blog post So whatever happened to all that "further study" on expanding the Board of Selectmen from three to five??
"Oddly, the Town Manager's contract stipulates in Section III on page 2: The Board may suspend the Town Manager with full pay and benefits at any time during the term of this Agreement, but only if:(1) the Board and the Town Manager agree, or…"
Oct 10, 2012
Sidney Bourne commented on Bulldog Friday's blog post So whatever happened to all that "further study" on expanding the Board of Selectmen from three to five??
"As I recall, in the midnight session just before the election of Bob Haarde the selectmen changed the rules for the Town Manager's contract. They set it to require unanimous approval of the selectmen to modify or terminate the contract. Maybe…"
Oct 10, 2012
Bulldog Friday posted a blog post

So whatever happened to all that "further study" on expanding the Board of Selectmen from three to five??

So--now that the article petitioning the legislature to increase Sudbury's Board of Selectmen from three to five has passed, where did all the passion for study go?  Surely if the town is at risk for dire unintended consequences we should be attempting to identify and mitigate them.  If "further study" was not just a delaying tactic, but was a result of genuine concern about negative effects on town government, we should even now be investigating the effects of expanding the Board of Selectmen…See More
Oct 4, 2012

Forum

Planning Board Meeting October 12. Anyone going?

Started by Bulldog Friday Oct 10, 2011.

Sudbury Home values down, but tax bills rise 1 Reply

Started by a macentee. Last reply by Sio Mar 22, 2011.

Have you heard a rumor the Sudbury Raytheon plant is closing? 1 Reply

Started by Bulldog Friday. Last reply by Denise Garzone Mar 22, 2011.

 
 
 

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