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A clerical error lets zoning for the city’s only pot dispensary expire, while a councillor suggests redundant “no smoking marijuana” signs in city parks.
Criticisms from state education officials brought denunciations from School Committee members that reviewers didn’t know what they were talking about.
The police commissioner’s assurances of checks and balances on officer actions cann’t be accepted at face value – not if recent history is any gauge.
A plan to give more power to the City Council over large projects in two city neighborhoods died Monday in a 5-3 vote.
Along with other business, the city has committed to a bus to bring students from Rindge Towers and Jefferson Park to the Vassal Lane/Tobin school building.
Opponents of a zoning petition didn’t offer alternatives to concerns over three large developments, but did talk about changes to Planning Board processes.
Planning Board members voted against a zoning petition taking away some authority and explained how better zoning from the City Council could improve its work.
While it’s too early to panic, it’s hardly good news that the expert consultant building the foundation for a citywide development plan doesn’t know why she’s doing it.