Charlestown Citizens Alliance - August 26, 2015

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Get Your Hair Cut and Support Operation Stand Down

At a recent Charlestown Town Council Meeting, Council President Tom Gentz read the following Statement: On July 1, 2015, I introduced my barber, Joe, to Operation Stand Down. Operation Stand Down is a Rhode Island Veteran’s Association dedicated to helping our brave warfighters from Iraq and Afghanistan. Joe is retiring at the end of August and has offered to donate …

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Golf Community 2000 on Sept 12

The 12th annual Community 2000 Scholarship Golf Tourney will take place on Saturday, September 12 with a morning flight (8:00 AM shotgun) at the Meadowbrook Country Club and an afternoon flight (1:30 PM shotgun) at the Richmond Country Club. If you are interested in playing or would like to do a tee sponsorship, please contact Chris Philips at jchrisphilips@aol.com and …

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Getting Started at Ninigret Park

The following letter  is shared with us by the authors George Tremblay and Virginia Lee. Mr. Tremblay and Ms. Lee are members of the Charlestown Town Council. In June, voters overwhelmingly approved a $1 million bond to fund improvements to Ninigret Park. While voters agreed with the need for improvements, they were not given a spending plan to accompany the …

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Copar Quarry Operator Shuts Down, Files For Bankruptcy

Story at Rhode Island NPR: The Connecticut-based company operating a controversial quarry in Westerly has voluntarily shut down. The quarry has been a source of frustration for residents, who have complained about dust and noise pollution.

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