Representative Timilty welcomes Caroline Driscoll to the State House

News from the Office of Representative Timilty

Screen Shot 2015-05-19 at 8.26.22 AMRecently, State Representative Walter F. Timilty welcomed fourth-grader Caroline Driscoll and her parents, Maureen and Robert, to the State House.  At the State House, Caroline Driscoll had the great honor of addressing The Massachusetts Caucus of Women Legislators bestowed upon her, at the celebration of the august Caucus’s fortieth anniversary. 

Fontbonne Academy to stage “What Part Will I Play?”

by Kathleen Ryan, Fontbonne Academy

Screen Shot 2015-05-18 at 7.27.34 AMOn Thursday May 28th at 3pm and Friday May 29th at 7:30pm, Fontbonne Academy’s Good Fountain Players will present Mary Hall Surface’s play “What Part Will I Play? This student run production tells of thirteen teenage girls who arrive at an audition.

Bike Tour – Building the Neponset Greenway

Bike Milton will lead a casual-paced ride on Saturday, May 23 to show off all the new work along the Neponset Greenway. There is a lot happening, and we think you’ll be interested to learn more about this project, and the potential to turn it into a regional bikeway that links across Boston and as far as Medford.

Property Inspections Underway

Representatives of Patriot Properties Inc. are in the process of inspecting all properties in Milton. The Board of Assessors has contracted with the Massachusetts firm to inspect all classes of property required by statute, and to be completed later this year.

Con Comm denies site development permit for Hendries

by Frank Schroth

In a 4-2 vote Milton’s Conservation Commission denied a site development permit for the Hendries property last Tuesday night. The principal reason for denying the permit was a failure to satisfy the Commission’s desire for open space.

Six Simple Steps to Successful Rose Gardening!

Learn how to grow beautiful roses this Saturday, May 16, at 11am in the Keys Community Room at the Milton Public Library with Mike and Angelina Chute, authors of Roses for New England: A Guide to Sustainable Rose Gardening, and Rose Gardening Season by Season: A Journal for Compassionate Gardening.

MA Health Council Releases New Report on the Opioid Epidemic

FYI – Milton and Massachusetts are not immune from the opioid crisis plaguing New England. Here is a release of interest on the subject. A meeting on the issue will be hosted by the Milton Health Dept. You can find details here.

The Massachusetts Health Council (MHC) today announced the release of a new report on how community coalitions are leading the way with effective approaches to addressing the opioid crisis that continues to race through the Commonwealth.