October Curbside Yard Waste Collection

October Curbside Yard Waste Collection

On Monday, October 23rd through Friday, October 29th, yard waste will be picked up curbside on your scheduled trash day. Please place your leaves and grass clippings in brown paper yard waste bags or uncovered garbage cans curbside on the same day as your trash day....
Howard Street Parking Issue

Howard Street Parking Issue

I was out walking the other night for the second time down Howard Street.  They have a major parking/emergency vehicle issue.   The sidewalks are narrow but historical and the street is narrow and abuts the cemetery.   In order for the emergency vehicles to travel...
Homeless Street Advocate

Homeless Street Advocate

With an increase of 143% of calls to the police on homeless related issues this year, there is definitely an issue which needs to be addressed. The City Council has supported funding of a street advocate by the name of Melissa Miraglia. Ms. Miraglia will be reporting...
Sidewalk Construction Follow-Up

Sidewalk Construction Follow-Up

Here is a link to the letter from the City Engineering Department regarding their decision. Please read below to see my email to Chuck Dam regarding the meeting to discuss sidewalks in the McIntire District and the Essex Street area: Dear Chuck, On behalf of the...