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Pressley inspires WEMO crowd
Community preservation match rate hits 52%
State awards $13.5M in dam, seawall grants, begins process for next round
House OK’s transportation bond bill with $300M for Ch. 90
MMA recognizes 9 towns for excellence in their annual report
Gubernatorial candidates show support for municipal priorities
MMA presents website awards to Amherst, Hanover, Holyoke, Newton, Stockbridge
Student essay contest winner impresses Annual Meeting crowd
1,100 local officials attend MMA Annual Meeting
At MMA meeting, Sen. Warren stresses partnership with local officials
House to take up transportation bond bill with Ch. 90 funding
Sen. Warren, Speaker DeLeo and Mayor Walsh to speak at MMA Annual Meeting
House committee adds Ch. 90 to transportation bond bill
MTF report: Municipalities face budget squeeze due to escalating pension, health and debt costs
MMA to unveil Web forum for municipal energy activities
Retiree surge has employers examining benefit options
Town uses complex deal to relocate residents displaced by Irene
Worcester gets $11M economic development grant
Mayoral transition blog provides ample city data
Brockton initiative inspired state grant program
Local hosts sought for international visitors in exchange program
Committee endorses water infrastructure bond bill
Committee holds hearing on unemployment insurance bill
MMA continues push for multi-year Chapter 90 local roads bill
State moves closer to seeing revenue, jobs from expanded gaming
Congress reaches 2-year federal budget deal
Improving economy expected to help state revenues next year
Cities, towns must be ready to function in emergency
New councillors, aldermen elected Nov. 5
Magazine article envisions an even greater Boston
Tool helps businesses find homes in Somerville
Amherst seeks to curb neglect of rental housing
Streets program aims to exceed ADA requirements
Report forecasts slow Mass. population growth, but spike in older residents
Municipalities saw fewer override successes in 2013
CLF petition would hold commercial polluters accountable
DOER announces energy manager grant opportunity
$1.4B housing bond bill signed into law
Lawmakers seek to delay flood insurance law
Several tech bills see movement, but no final action
Gaming picture sees many developments
MMA calls for meaningful OPEB reform to address funding crisis
At Phase 2, list of medical marijuana facility applicants pared to 100
MMA offers extensive testimony on zoning reform bill
With FY15 on horizon, state finances in good shape for FY14
Federal, state officials continue to pursue delay of flood insurance law
Legislative session ends without multi-year Ch. 90 bill
Cities of Boston and Lowell win national technology awards
Education, prevention reduce cost of flu
Tips to prevent common cold-weather injuries

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