By MyFM's Rick Michaels - The Upton Annual Town Meeting will be held tonight with residents deciding the fate of 34 articles on the warrant. The Finance Committee in a letter to voters revealed an operational budget of close to $23.8 million reflecting a 3.9% increase... Read more.
By Myfm's Rick Michaels - The Upton Board of Selectmen meet tonight and among the items on the agenda, will be a summary of the findings of the Town Moderator when it comes to electronic voting at the Town Meeting. Designed to improve accountability and save time, the... Read more.
By MyFM's Rick Michaels - Residents of Upton will have the opportunity to gather information next month and ask questions concerning the establishment of a Marijuana bylaw for the town. The Upton Board of Selectmen and the Planning Board met with Town Counsel back in June... Read more.
UPTON - The Upton Board of Selectmen will meet tonight at which time the board will hear from State Representative David Muradian who will provide an update on activities at the Statehouse and other matters that may be of interest to selectmen. Muradian, who represents... Read more.
The Upton Board of Selectmen says a fall meeting will take place in November, a week after the presidential election. All the town boards and committees have been notified to submit articles by the end of the month. And if any citizens would like to place an article... Read more.
Upton Selectmen approved a solarize program. Last month a presentation was made by the green communities committee recommending that an application be submitted to join this program. 98 residents have already installed solar arrays on their homes. This new program... Read more.
Upton selectmen meet tonight to receive a presentation by Colonial Power Company for an electricity aggregation program to help lower residents bills. Customers can participate in long term fixed rates and greener power supply options. No tax dollars are used for the... Read more.
Upton Selectmen tonight will meet with Police Chief Mike Bradley and Fire Chief Aaron Goodale to review changes proposed in their budgets for the new fiscal year including several capital items. The board will discuss their right of first refusal on 47 acres of land... Read more.
The Upton Board of Selectmen is now accepting scholarship applications from Upton high school seniors planning on furthering their education. The Town of Upton Annual Scholarship Policy the Board of Selectmen established in 2012 outlines the applicability and the... Read more.
Upton Selectmen and the Upton Finance Committee meet tonight to discuss the strategy for the fiscal year 2017 budget preparation process. Officials will also review a memo to department heads and boards and committees and articles for a special town meeting will be... Read more.
Uxbridge Selectmen tonight will discuss regionalizing the accounting department with the town of Mendon. Members will vote their approval of the comprehensive waste water management project at the treatment plant. The Mendon Planning Board meets tonight to review a... Read more.
Upton Selectmen will extend the current contract for DPW Director Vincent Roy when they meet tomorrow night. The board wants all contracts for department heads to renew on a fiscal year basis. In order to do this an extension is needed because the existing agreement... Read more.
Upton Selectmen this week finalized the warrant for a special town meeting next month. The are 20 articles. Funds will be sought for fire department equipment, a vehicle for Town Manager Blythe Robinson, a vehicle for the animal control department, for a storage... Read more.
Mendon Selectman Rich Scofield does his homework and thoroughly researches all scenarios and will make a comprehensive presentation to his colleagues tonight regarding the town's options on the school override and funding the $1.1 million required. Scofield emphasized to... Read more.
Upton Selectman Bob Fleming edged past challenger Frank Aniello in yesterday's election by 13 votes. Fleming received 585 votes to his opponent's 555. Tanna Jango will serve on the regional school committee for three years. She was unopposed. The next election is... Read more.
Upton Selectmen tonight will discuss the needed school override and funding requirements. The Hopedale School Committee meets tonight. There is no agenda for the session posted on their website. The Holliston Finance Committee will review fiscal year 2016 budgets and... Read more.
The Mendon Taft Library Committee meets tonight to get an update on fund raising, the budget including the status of $50 thousand for energy efficiency improvements and donation materials. A parent survey and the new budget will be discussed when the Uxbridge School... Read more.
DAYBREAK AUDIO - Upton Selectmen and the Finance Committee are working on their new budget but said the final document won't be ready until early April. The school budget with Mendon is a cause for concern. Here's Town Manager Blythe Robinson and Chairman Bob Fleming... Read more.
Upton selectmen hope to have a funding request for paperless initiative ready for presentation to the annual town meeting in the spring. The concept would be available to all boards and committees and make lots of information available to residents on the town's... Read more.