Planning Board Wrap-Up 11-19-2018

The Planning Board met on November 19, 2018 and took public comments on the Bow Lane Apartment project. You can see the meeting here: Planning Board Meeting November 19, 2018 We’re going to skip right to the public comments. Unless the person is a prominent...

School Board Takes Non-Binding Vote on November 13

At last night’s meeting (11-13-2018), the Bedford School Board essentially voted (3-2) in a non-binding vote to allow private developers of the Bow Lane apartment project to tie into the schools sewer and water systems pending the project’s approval by...

NH DES Update

Here is a letter from the NH Department of Environmental Services (NH DES) with a request for more information and a deadline of December 30, 2018. RFI from NH...

Appropriate Housing in Bedford

What kind of housing is needed, if any, in Bedford? While talking about housing we need to remember that the town often cannot afford to buy what is left of our open space. Yet we need to protect those residential areas from being invaded by inappropriate...

Conservation Commission 10-23-2018

View the Conservation Commission meeting of 10-23-2018 here where the Bow Lane Dredge and Fill application was discussed and recommended to be disapproved based on inadequate information from the developers. This may be a temporary delay until further information is...

Planning Board Disregards Pleas of Abutters

Last night (10-22-2018) the Bedford Planning Board ignored the impassioned pleas of abutters on Old Bedford Road and Arrowhead Drive to stop approval of a commercial entity which seeks to combine three lots on Old Bedford Road. In a vote with two dissenters, the Board...