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Anti-Development Towns Stall Housing Production Bill

Anti-Development Towns Stall Housing Production Bill

While housing activists and progressive state legislators rallied for rent control legislation on the steps of the State House Tuesday, a co-chair of the state legislator’s Housing Committee said anti-development municipalities were blocking legislation that would help build more housing.

Rail Visions Leave Question: Who Will Pay?

Rail Visions Leave Question: Who Will Pay?

Two elected officials and two transportation advocates who studied potential commuter rail changes endorsed a $28.9 billion plan on Monday to transform the system, setting up a key decision for the MBTA – and the legislature that would foot the bill – on how to proceed.

Team Pitches $300M Slots Complex in Wareham

Team Pitches $300M Slots Complex in Wareham

Local officials and a developer pitched lawmakers Tuesday on a bill that would pave the way for a planned horse track and gambling facility in Wareham, but the state senator from the area slammed the bill as an attempt by a “self-serving” developer to be given special treatment.