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  • 12 June 2012

    According to, Edgartown selectmen agreed Monday to pay a fine to the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection, for the unauthorized and unpermitted dredging in January. “We hope, as far as the town is concerned, this is the end of it,” town counsel Ron Rappaport told selectmen at their Monday meeting. “I recommend that you […]

  • 2 December 2011

    Marshfield Selectmen have reached a decision to lobby for $400,000 in mitigation funds from government agencies needed to dredge the creek, as part of the Marshfield Airport Safety Improvement project. Airport Operations Manager Anne Pollard addressed the Board of Selectmen on Monday night, to ask for their support. Pollard explained that the flooding in Marshfield’s […]

  • 3 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Old Lyme Board of Selectmen will host a Special Town Meeting next Tuesday, September 8, regarding the Black Hall River and Four Mile River Navigation Channel Dredging Projects. This event will take place in the Meeting Hall of the Old Lyme Town Hall at 52 Lyme St., Old Lyme, Connecticut. Items on the agenda at […]

  • 16 March 2011

    Selectmen are calling on the town’s congressmen to lobby for $100,000 in federal funds to start the ball rolling on repairs to… By Angeljean Chiaramida (newburyportnews) [mappress] Source: newburyportnews, March 16, 2011

  • 25 March 2011

    The Tremont Board of Selectmen learned at its March 21 meeting that blasting in the upper part of Bass Harbor has been completed and…   By Laurie Schreiber (villagesoup) [mappress] Source: villagesoup, March 25, 2011    

  • 22 February 2012

    Edgartown selectmen voted Tuesday to ask the state ethics commission to investigate the actions of former dredge committee chairman… By Steve Myrick (mvtimes) [mappress] Source: mvtimes, February 22, 2012

  • 19 December 2011

    Cohasset’s Harbormaster Lorri Gibbons, along with Christine Player of CLE Engineering, appeared before the Board of Selectmen on Tuesday…   By Erin Dale (wickedlocal) [mappress] Source: wickedlocal, December 19, 2011;

  • 11 August 2011

    The Board of Selectmen has chosen a company to dredge the town marina.   (nhregister) [mappress] Source: nhregister, August 11, 2011

  • 29 September 2011

    A privately-funded project with public benefits was easily approved by selectmen Tuesday…   (wickedlocal) [mappress] Source: wickedlocal, September 29, 2011;

  • 2 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    A regional meeting on dredging issues will be held Friday, June 19, at 10:30 a.m. at the selectmen’s meeting room in Ipswich Town Hall, announced the Daily News of Newburyport. This meeting, being organized under the auspices of state Senator Bruce Tarr, R-Gloucester, will include presentations on problem areas and potential dredging projects in this oceanfront […]

  • 25 August 2011

    Earlier in the month, the Board of Selectmen selected a firm to dredge the town marina in a project that officials promise will not require… By Kim Scroggins (theday) [mappress] Source: theday, August 25, 2011;

  • 1 February 2011

    Members of the Harbor Advisory Committee will give the selectmen an update on plans for a $600,000 facelift for the harbor on Wednesday … By Debra Glidden (thedailyitemoflynn) [mappress] Source: thedailyitemoflynn, February 1, 2011;

  • 11 December 2018
    Business & Finance

    Senators Jeanne Shaheen and Maggie Hassan came to the Yankee Fisherman’s Cooperative in Seabrook, NH, last week to announce that federal funding had been secured for the dredging of Seabrook/Hampton Harbor. This project will be undertaken by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, who had received preliminary funding and have been in the engineering phase […]

  • 30 August 2017
    Business & Finance

    Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito yesterday joined state Senate Minority Leader Bruce E. Tarr of Gloucester, state Rep. Brad Hill of Ipswich and Manchester selectmen to announce a $500,000 MassWorks grant in support of the Manchester-by-the-Sea Dredging Project.  The announcement was made at Reed Park, off Beach Street, along the harbor. “Through the very hard work of […]

  • 4 October 2012

    The State Ethics Commission approved a Disposition Agreement in which former Edgartown Dredge Advisory Committee Chairman Norman Rankow admitted to violating G.L. c. 268A, the conflict of interest law, by, as Committee Chairman, directing that Town employees use Town equipment to dredge the area around his private clients’ dock without first obtaining the required town, […]

  • 11 November 2010

    Town officials are moving toward a partnership agreement with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for dredging Osgood Pond. The $2.9 million project would restore most of the eastern half of the 26-acre pond, which has been covered with dense weeds that prevent boating and other recreational uses. The latest recommendation from Army engineers is […]

  • 25 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    Plans to replenish a badly eroded beach in North Scituate will be discussed at a public hearing on September 1 in Scituate High School Auditorium, beginning at 6 p.m. This meeting comes eight months after selectmen approved a $127,140 contract with Applied Coastal Research and Engineering of Mashpee for design work for beach replenishment. The presentations will provide […]

  • 19 February 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Wellfleet Community Forum will host an informational discussion on the proposed Wellfleet Marina dredging project. The program will take place at 7PM on Monday, February 25, 2013, at the Wellfleet Public Library, 55 West Main Street, in Wellfleet, MA. Wellfleet Harbormaster Michael Flanagan and members of the Marina Advisory Committee will review two presentations […]

  • 1 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The public forum regarding the Housatonic River “Rest of River” clean-up effort will take place Wednesday, September 10, 2014, at the Berkshire Scenic Railway Station, 10 Willow Creek Road, Lenox, MA, at 6:30 PM. The debate over clean-up of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in the Housatonic River has reached an important stage and it is critical that the Board of […]

  • 20 April 2012

    As reports, the Selectmen on Tuesday made short work of their agenda, signing a consent agreement, naming a new road and making plans for an underwater cleanup of Bass Harbor. Chairman Chris Eaton opened discussion of the cleanup of Bass Harbor, saying that the League of Underwater Superheroes, a Mount Desert Island diving club, […]

  • 23 February 2012

    The Board of Selectmen has authorized approximately $200,000 from the town’s Harbor Dredge Fund to be used for an emergency dredging of 10,000 cubic yards of sand in Wells Harbor. The release of town funds is precautionary according to Town Manager Jon Carter since it was made clear on February 8 that the project would […]

  • 30 January 2019
    Business & Finance

    A public forum to discuss plans to dredge Nauset Estuary will be held next week, February 7, from 3:30 to 5 p.m. at the Orleans Senior Center, Orleans, MA. The Orleans Citizens Forum will host the event that will provide an update on the newly-formed Orleans Dredge Advisory Committee. A panel of speakers will discuss technical, […]

  • 26 February 2015
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Fairfield’s Flood & Erosion Control Board (FECB) will hold a series of Public Meetings during March to discuss the Fairfield Coastal Flood Mitigation Plan that was presented to the Board of Selectmen on January 8, 2015.  The goal of the plan is to mitigate flooding in the beach area from the 100 year storm. The plan calls for elevation […]

  • 20 April 2016
    Business & Finance

    Michael Leitzel, representing the town of Bourne Selectmen, is seeking a permit from the USACE, New England District, to conduct work in waters of the U.S. in conjunction with dredging and disposing of material as beach nourishment in Bourne, Mass. The work is proposed in Little Bay Channel, Pocasset Harbor at Barlows Landing and the […]

  • 24 March 2015
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Congressman Jim Himes has secured $300,000 in federal funding to have the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers perform a feasibility study to examine flood damage reduction, shore protection and bank stabilization in Fairfield and New Haven Counties. The study will include coastal areas that were affected by Storms Sandy and Irene and neighborhoods susceptible to […]

  • 8 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Seabrook Board of Selectmen at their March 6 meeting formally voted to sign on to a letter to Senator Jeanne Shaheen asking for support for federal funding for the Seabrook Harbor dredging project. New Hampshire’s Hampton/Seabrook Harbor is in desperate need of maintenance dredging, the letter said. While the need is most urgent on […]