Just Who is Pushing for Commuter Rail?

An October 16 Concord Monitor op-ed by Jayme H. Simoes called into question a well thought out October 7 analysis of commuter rail’s impacts on air quality by Dick Lemieux. Lemieux is a retired engineer who has published numerous articles pointing out the folly of...

Lower Tax Rate, Maybe

Your home’s assessment may have increased but your tax bill would be offset by the fact that the tax rate has been lowered. However, Town Manager Rick Sawyer warned town officials this week that if his proposed 2020 municipal budget is adopted without any...

Peasants With Pitchforks

Lately we have read about newly proposed or revised projects for Bedford’s river corridor which include multiple apartment units. “Market & Main” has presented a revised plan with more apartments because they apparently could not get commitments...