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Application available for Green Communities grants
Municipal finances show modest growth, but pension, health liabilities loom
Gov. Baker releases $100M in local road funds
Somerville’s SomerViva program engages immigrant communities
MSBA accepting Statements of Interest for fiscal 2015
Two cities united to help hungry
Route 3 corridor regional partnership expands
Danvers Police extend national accreditation streak
Gaming Commission adopts Community Mitigation Fund guidelines
School finance commission holds 2nd public hearing
Mandates division looking at McKinney-Vento costs
Federal budget resolution avoids shutdown
State develops guide to help businesses
At mid-year, state budget picture not entirely clear
EPA extends comment period on proposed MS4 rules
Clerks Association announces Town Clerk Award
Municipal UI Task Force reconvenes
Kate Fitzpatrick joins PERAC Board
Green Communities list grows to 136 cities, towns
Care management is proactive approach to health
Salem is first in state with cigarette butt recycling program
Report highlights economic growth potential for region north of Boston
3 Cape Cod towns use oysters to improve water quality
Spike expected in electricity rates
Casino licenses awarded in Springfield, Everett
Congress seeks to avoid government shutdown
DPH approves 4 more marijuana dispensaries
Success scarce on property tax questions
Fiscal 2014 year-end surplus provides $11.4M for CPA
New House members include local officials
Gov.-elect Baker makes cabinet announcements, prepares for transition
Gov.-elect Baker repeats pledge to release local road funds
Local leaders vocal at first hearing on school finance law
Local aid accounts cut by $40M, but legislators reject UGGA proposal
​Speaker DeLeo rejects $25.5M municipal aid cut
Gov. imposes $40M in mid-year cuts to local funding
$66M awarded for infrastructure projects
Forum looks at ACA and MassHealth rules
Collocation rule comes amid rapid change
Administration reveals $325M budget deficit, plans mid-year cuts
Somerville ranks 1st in Northeast for bike commuting
Sea rise underscores need for preparedness at local level
SEC brings fraud charges against 2 city officials
Wetland enhancement helps city meet EPA standard
Regional data portal launched for Hampshire and Hampden counties
Needham wins Google’s e-City award
Boston opens interactive public park space
Grant helps New Bedford boost percentage of families with health insurance
DPH offers Ebola preparedness guidance for municipalities
Municipal grant program promotes healthy habits

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