Charlestown Citizens Alliance - July 6, 2016

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Meet our candidates and sign their nomination papers - July 9 or 10

Meet our candidates and sign their nomination papers - July 9 or 10

Please join us either this Saturday or Sunday, anytime from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., July 9 or 10, at the Quonnie Grange and help CCA endorsed candidates get on the November ballot. We will be there both days! (State Representative Blake Filippi will join us on Saturday, read post for details)

Where: The Quonnie Grange, 5664 Post Rd, (Rt. 1) between East and West Beach Rd., next to Dunn's Corners Fire Station (location map of the Quonnie Grange at bottom of post)
When: Saturday or Sunday, July 9 or 10, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m (come either day)
What: If you are registered to vote in Charlestown, all we need is your signature on the candidates' nomination papers. These candidates will be volunteering their time for the next two years or longer, please take a few minutes of your own time to help them get started.

Read the post for pictures and profiles

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Smearing Gentz no way for Mageau to effect change

Smearing Gentz no way for Mageau to effect change

The following letter appeared in the Westerly Sun on July 3rd and is shared with us here by the author George C. Tremblay. Mr. Tremblay is Vice President of the Charlestown Town Council. I write to express my dismay that the Westerly Sun willingly publishes inflammatory and baseless character assassinations such as that in the recent letter by Jim Mageau …

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ChurchWoods in the Context of the State Affordable Housing Law

ChurchWoods in the Context of the State Affordable Housing Law

On Wednesday, June 22, the Charlestown Planning Commission gave Preliminary Approval to ChurchWoods, the affordable, senior housing proposed for commercial land next to the Episcopal church in Cross’ Mills. New members of the Planning Commission and members of the public were likely surprised that the town would approve and even provide funding to an application that did not abide by …

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