Why She Voted No

by Staff | May 21, 2018 4:56 pm | Comments (5)

Christopher Peak PhotoState Rep. Pat Dillon recently wrote the following message to her constituents to explain why she deemed possibly “controversial” no votes on two environmental bills that passed in the recently concluded legislative session. (Click here and here to read news stories about those two bills, House Bill 5360 and Senate Bill 9.)

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Rebuilt Fort Hale Pier Opens

by Thomas Breen | Apr 23, 2018 2:16 pm | Comments (16)

Thomas Breen photosSeven years after Hurricane Sandy destroyed a popular East Shore fishing pier, city and state officials celebrated the grand reopening of a reconstructed pier that includes new amenities for fishing and recreation, and that is structurally resilient enough to withstand higher sea levels and more frequent storms in an era of manmade climate change.

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