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Interview with Mary Terhune

Mary Terhune is a candidate for Board of Assessment Appeals and for Planning and Zoning. We sat down with her for a quick interview. Thanks for sitting down with us today, Mary. What made you interested in running for Planning … Continue reading

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Dear Neighbors

On Tuesday, the Journal Inquirer published a letter to the editor from BDTC Vice Chair Adam Teller. Here’s the originally submitted version, which was slighted edited to meet the JI’s length requirements. Dear Neighbors, After more than twenty years of … Continue reading

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Bolton Joins Crumbling Foundations Grant Application

Bolton has joined Coventry and five other towns to apply for a $250,000 Small Cities Community Block Grant to help home owners test for crumbling home foundations. Bolton’s Board of Selectmen (BOS) approved the move at its October 10 meeting. … Continue reading

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What Being Transparent Means to Me

The Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines transparent as “free from pretense or deceit, easily detected or seen through, readily understood and characterized by visibility or accessibility of information.” To me, transparent means being accessible, honest, timely, predictable, coherent, and plausible. You should be … Continue reading

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Bolton Events 10/10–10/13

It’s a busy week in Bolton. On Tuesday, the Board of Selectmen meets at 7:00 at Town Hall. The agenda includes an update on the Charter Oak Greenway trail, the budget, the state plan of conservation and development, “granny pods,” … Continue reading

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The Less Things Change . . .

Did you know that Republicans have controlled the First Selectman position for at least the last 20 years? that Republicans have controlled the Board of Selectmen for nearly all of the last 20 years? that Republicans have controlled the Board … Continue reading

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