Tag: milton

Residential Tax Rate Increases 26 Cents

| November 17, 2017

Milton, MA- Property owners could see an increase of roughly 7.5 percent on their real estate tax bills in January due to the Selectmen’s Nov. 13 approval of tax classifications.  If confirmed by state officials, the change voted by the selectmen and recommended by the assessors would result in a residential tax increase of 26 […]

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Headlines for the Thursday, November 16 edition of the Milton Times

| November 15, 2017

Milton, MA- Here are just a few of the headlines for the Thursday, November 16 edition of the Milton Times: “Town Pays Respect to Our Veterans” “Glover Scores Big on New MCAS” “Police Better Equipped to Find Wanderers” These news stories, features, sports and more can be found in the upcoming edition of the Milton […]

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BID-Milton Earns ‘A’ Grade for Patient Safety

| November 14, 2017

Milton, MA- Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Milton was recently awarded a fifth consecutive “A” grade in the Leapfrog Group’s Fall 2017 Hospital Safety Score Report.  Leapfrog, a national patient safety organization provides letter grades to more than 2,500 hospitals nationwide on a bi-annual schedule based on how well the hospitals protect patients from preventable medical errors, […]

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Veteran’s Day Observance was held at Town Hall, Saturday, Nov. 11

| November 10, 2017

Milton, MA – Milton’s Veterans Day observance took place on Saturday, Nov. 11 at Town Hall.  This year’s ceremony honored the town’s Vietnam War veterans and Milton’s Challenge Coin was distributed to all Vietnam veterans in attendance.There was a  dedication of a POW/MIA Chair that will be permanently located in the lobby of Town Hall.  […]

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Conversations Continue about 475 Adams Street

| November 9, 2017

Milton, MA- The Planning Board has not taken a vote to approve a site plan for a proposed mixed-use building at 475 Adams Street, after determining that further evaluations need to be made.  Residents and officials have had conversations about this project for about a month, most recently during the board’s Oct. 26 meeting.  The […]

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Headlines for the Thursday, November 9 edition of the Milton Times

| November 8, 2017

Milton, MA- Here are the headlines for the Thursday, November 9 edition of the Milton Times: “Conversations Continue About 475 Adams Street” “Pierce Students Walk for Peace” “Traffic Changes Making a Difference” “Halloween Night Marred by Shooting” These news stories, features and more can all be found in the Thursday, November 9 edition of the […]

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Town Focuses on Increasing Recycling

| November 6, 2017

Milton, MA- The town has started re-training the employees of the trash collection service to be more aware of the pay-as-you-go trash collection.  This is part of efforts to mitigate the increasing expenses for trash removal.  The trash collectors  will now be better aware of and pay more attention to the annual trash stickers on […]

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Marijuana Facilities Banned

| November 3, 2017

Town Meeting members voted to prohibit the sale of marijuana at establishments in town during the second night of Town Meeting Oct. 24.  Medical marijuana is a different law.  This legislation only applies to recreational use.  It does not apply to anyone growing his or her own product or using marijuana in his or her […]

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