Saturday, August 8, 2020

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Burrillville’s latest solar proposal would see array built on Log Road

BURRILLVILLE – A Massachusetts-based company has submitted plans to install a 5-megawatt solar array on a private property on Log Road, and planners this week agreed to walk the proposed site after hearing initial...

Facebook discussion leads to one week delay on Gold Solar decision

Update: Planning Board members voted 3-2 on Thursday, July 16 to give this project a positive recommendation, with Planners Jeffrey Porter and Megan Staples voting against it. Watch for more coverage on NRI NOW...

Virtual farm music, Habitat fundraiser: Five things to know in Burrillville this week

Music at the virtual farm While the live, classical series at Grace Note Farm is suspended right now, organizers have invited their audience to catch the entertainment virtually. A performance by internationally acclaimed folk artists Patrick...

Water bills, Back Rhodes: Five things to know in North Smithfield this week

Water bills The town of North Smithfield reminds residents that water bill payments are due on Wednesday, July 15. Town officials are encouraging everyone to pay their bills with online or through the mail to minimize...

Water line, walking path may come through N.S. as part of senior housing project

NORTH SMITHFIELD – A project to build a new senior housing complex on Victory Highway is on track to begin construction, and is slated to come with side benefits for those already living in...

Summer adventure, Cemetery tours: Five things to know in No. Smithfield this week

Structure building contest The North Smithfield Parks and Recreation Department is challenging town families to a Structure Building Contest, with prizes awarded for the best indoor and outdoor creations. Awards will be given in three categories;...

Paper signing, theft prevention: Five things to know in Burrillville this week

Candidate paper signing Burrillville candidates and registered voters are invited to attend a drive-through nomination signature collecting event in the Burrillville High School parking lot on Tuesday, July 7 from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. The event...

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