Around Town

Residents come out in favor of reducing travel lanes on Maple Street

Thursday, May 16, 2019 Pat Grossmith 0
More than 30 people gathered at the Mt. Carmel Rehabilitation & Nursing Center Thursday night to hear a presentation by Todd Connors, engineering manager of the city’s Department of Public Works. He talked about the pilot project that would reduce Maple Street, from Pearl to Webster street, from two lanes to a single 14-foot driving lane, a 5-foot bicycle lane, a three-foot buffer and parallel parking. READ MORE

Transport van donated to Granite Pathways by Members First Credit Union

Thursday, May 9, 2019 Pat Grossmith 0
The focus became youth at risk and the opioid crisis with the board designating $50,000 to Safe Station and another $50,000 to MPAL (Manchester Police Athletic League).  That left $12,000 but the board decided to up that to $30,000 so that Granite Pathways, which operates the Youth Treatment Center at the John H. Sununu Youth Services Center, could get a van to transport the youth to various activities. READ MORE