eHop Updates

Weekly News Roundup – 02/16/2020

Weekly News Roundup – 02/16/2020

Planning Board Sidewalk Survey • Town Election Candidates Needed • Primary For Presidential Preference Coming Up In Hopkinton • Tobacco regulations adopted after Board of Health hearing on February 10, 2020 • Planning Board Actions Taken – 02/10/2020 • Select Board Actions Taken – 02/12/2020…

Planning Board Actions Taken 2/10/20

Planning Board Actions Taken 2/10/20

Agenda Items & Actions Taken (unofficial): Administrative Items Proposed Town Meeting Articles Car Washes in BD District – Voted to Move Article Forward to the Public Hearing on March 9, 2020 Approval Not Required – 149 Hayden Rowe – The Hayden Rowe Realty Trust –…

Weekly News Update – 02/09/20

Weekly News Update – 02/09/20

Special Election Update: Hopkinton voters OK all 3 debt exclusions, giving go-ahead to three school building projects • Ashland hires economic consultant Elizabeth Stanton to aid in pipeline fight • 2019 Annual Town Meeting Report Card • Hopkinton Picks Nonprofit To Build International Marathon Center • Growth Study…

Special Town Election Results – All 3 Questions Pass

Special Town Election Results – All 3 Questions Pass

Hopkinton held a Special Town Election on February 3, 2020. All three ballot questions passed with about 75% of voters in favor. The three school classroom additions will move forward. There were 954 voters who participated in the Special Town Election, which is less than…

Select Board Actions Taken 02/04/20

Select Board Actions Taken 02/04/20

Special Permits and Licenses • Staff Appointments • Host Community Agreement • TIF Negotiations • Proposed FY 2021 Capital Articles • I-495/ I-90 Interchange Reconstruction Project The meeting video is available on the HCAM YouTube Channel and the Actions Taken are posted in blue below. TOWN OF HOPKINTON SELECT…

Growth Study Committee Update

Growth Study Committee Update

The Growth Study Committee held their second public workshop in January at the Senior Center. The meeting video and slideshow are linked below. One of the committee’s first initiatives is the recommendation that the town create an Economic Development Office under the Town Manager’s Office.…

Weekly News Roundup – 02/02/2020

Weekly News Roundup – 02/02/2020

Special Town Election – Monday, February 3, 2020 • FY21 Consolidated Budget Discussion • The Town Manager submitted the FY21 Comprehensive Budget to the Select Board on 1/17/20 • MWRTA pilot program will add additional trips on popular 4-North route • AG issued violations to…

Weekly News Roundup – 01/26/2020

Weekly News Roundup – 01/26/2020

Town Election Candidates needed for 2020 • Ballot Machines Tested for Special Town Election on Feb 3rd • MetroWest is a thriving hub, but many residents face income inequality, financial strain • MetroWest towns crack down on tobacco licenses • Town Manager scheduled to submit…