Rindge: ZBA OKs three variances

Rindge’s Zoning Board of Adjustment approved variances for three projects at its Tuesday meeting. A variance was approved for Henry and Sharon Bock to build a carport/shed at their property at 5 John Avenue. The Bocks were seeking a variance from Article IV, Section B2 of the Rindge … 0

Peterborough: Construction of parking lot set to begin next summer

PETERBOROUGH — Town officials expect to build the new parking lot off Grove Street near the GAR Hall next summer. Director of Public Works Rodney Bartlett said at a recent Select Board meeting that he hopes the design for the parking lot will be completed by October, and … 0

Greenville / New Ipswich / Wilton: Warmer temperatures, lower flows mark E. coli readings

Warmer temperatures and lower flows in the Souhegan and Merrimack rivers are producing generally expected seasonal E. coli readings in both rivers, according to the latest test done by the Souhegan Watershed Association. The Souhegan is a smaller river and reflects any pollution more quickly. The upper stretch … 0


MASON — The Planning Board is drafting an ordinance that would create protections for the aquifer and wellhead protection overlay district, in response to a proposed natural gas pipeline that would affect that district. The Planning Board began … 0

Greenfield: ZBA denies variance for Allrose as wedding venue

A wedding venue isn’t a compatible use in the mostly residential district of Greenfield where Allrose Farm Country Weddings started doing business last year, the Zoning Board of Adjustment decided last week. “At the end of the day, there was really only one vote that we had to … 0