A new storm water enterprise fund in Northampton could cost homeowners more than a hundred dollars a year. Commercial property owners would pay more. A task force studying how to pay for pricy upgrades to the city’s crumbling drainage system recommended charging property owners in its final report. The formation of any such storm water fund would first have to be approved by the Board of Public Works and the City Council.
Commissioner Roger Goodell says the league office and its management council will file tax returns as taxable entities for the 2015 fiscal year.
The House has voted to soften the impact of a new law requiring motorists to turn on headlights when they're operating their windshield wipers.
Easthampton City Councilor Jennifer Hayes has announced she's running for a second term.
Springfield Police Commissioner John Barbieri will take part in a public conversation about relationships between police and minorities.