Monthly Archives: May 2014

GIVE A KID A CHANCE – A WORTHY CAUSE TO CONSIDER

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LYNN ITEM – BOARD OVERTURNS MARKET STREET VOTE

http://www.itemlive.com/news/lynnfield-board-overturns-marketstreet-vote/article_167c5048-e13b-11e3-a548-001a4bcf887a.html

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Boston Globe – Lynnfield Board Overrules Town Meeting..

Article and comments can be found here http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/regionals/north/2014/05/28/lynnfield-board-overrules-town-meeting-gives-name-road-into-marketstreet-development/WEJNHJhytyvUbcndm0zICL/story.html Text is: The Lynnfield Board of Selectmen is facing sharp criticism after its decision to name a short road leading into the MarketStreet Lynnfield mixed-use development, just weeks after Town Meeting said

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Our Town …. Tearing of the Fabric?

THE EXECUTIVE BRANCH VS THE LEGISLATIVE BRANCH OF LYNNFIELD GOVERNMENT   In my opinion, with its recent myopic 2 to 1vote on naming a paper street “Market Street” the Board of Selectmen made a very serious error – not so

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A LETTER TO TWO OF OUR SELECTMEN

Mr. Crawford and Mr. Nelson, I am writing to express my utter disappointment with your vote to approve this issue without considering even a short delay of two (2) weeks to: (i) gather more information based on the comments provided

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A DAY OF INFAMY

May 19th, 2014, is now a date of infamy in the history of the Town of Lynnfield. On this date democracy ceased to exist. In an unprecedented move the people’s vote at Town Meeting was ignored and then negated by

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SELECTMEN OVERRIDE TOWN VOTE – IS OUR POLITICAL PROCESS BROKEN?

Just two weeks after town meeting, our Selectmen voted to overrule the Town Meeting vote on Market Street. This is the first time in memory that Lynnfield’s Selectmen have overruled the will of the people. Our Selectmen voted 2 to

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