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From Our Blog
Missed OpportunitiesFebruary 28, 2017
We talk about how Framingham has missed opportunities that surrounding communities have embraced. One of those was the Transit Oriented Development program. TOD is.
Time to Reform Town Meeting into a CouncilFebruary 26, 2017
As a Framingham Town Meeting member for more than a decade with a great attendance record, I can tell you firsthand that Town Meeting.
Charter will Launch Framingham into the FutureFebruary 20, 2017
Framingham is an amazing town, but our future as a community is bogged down by an inefficient type of government that has not been.
A Mayor or a Town Manager?February 20, 2017
I have heard critics of the proposed charter complain that the Mayor is too “strong”. I believe this concern is often a smokescreen for.