Monthly Archives: May 2012

Agricultural Photo Contest – Calling all Bolton Farmers!

The Massachusetts Dept. of Agricultural Resources is holding a photo contest. How cool would it be if a Bolton Farm was featured in the calender.  Photographers who enjoy capturing images of the Bay State’s farms and farm and horticultural products … Continue reading

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Wegmans and Hannafords

Since Wegmans of Northboro and Hannafords in Hudson was brought up at last weeks Town Meeting I thought I would discuss both of these developments in my blog. Wegmans in located in Northboro Ma and is a 138,000 SF building … Continue reading

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Community Transit Service Survey

The Town of Bolton received a grant through our regional planning council, MAPC and is working with other towns in our region on the issue of local and regional public transportation services for residents. The survey is focused on gathering … Continue reading

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Spotlight on Bolton

Bolton has been highlighted by the Freedom’s Way Heritage Association as part of the Strolling and Rolling 2012, a month-long event highlighting towns in the region in celebration of National Preservation Month. Freedom Way is encouraging people to get outside and … Continue reading

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Town Meeting Results – the second night

Well the second night of Town Meeting went much better than the first night. All of the Planning Boards articles were approved. The Fast Food restriction passed with little debate. The Base Map amendment also was approved. And finally the … Continue reading

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Town Meeting

At last night’s Town Meeting, the Village Overlay was defeated. Opponents made a motion to remove the Salt Box from the Village Overlay which was approved. The amended article that did not include the Salt Box was then defeated. Also, … Continue reading

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WHAT IS AN OVERLAY DISTRICT?

An overlay district is a district superimposed upon another district which supersedes, modifies or supple­ments the underlying regulations. Bolton currently has the Wireless Overlay District. The proposed Village Overlay District would be another. The City of Rockville MD uses the … Continue reading

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