Personal Responsibility

When you can do the things that I can, but you don’t… and then the bad things happen… they happen because of you. Tom Holland’s Peter Parker — Captain America: Civil War (2016) We all have it within ourselves the power to change our community’s future through what we do each day. Life is a… Continue reading Personal Responsibility

Paving Of Rice Road

According to a drive-by conversation this afternoon with the Town of Millbury’s DPW Director, Rice Road will be mostly paved from the Providence & Worcester Railroad crossing (our neighborhood side) to the last manhole on Rice Road near South Main Street on Monday, November 28, 2022. What is meant by mostly paved is that due… Continue reading Paving Of Rice Road

Neighborhood Meeting

On Monday, November 14, 2022, our neighborhood had a private neighborhood meeting to discuss the proposed Chapter 40B LIP project slated for the site at 17 Rice Road in Millbury, Massachusetts. While we will not be publicly disclose details of the private neighborhood meeting, what we will share is that it was well attended by… Continue reading Neighborhood Meeting

Chapter 40B LIP Agreement Authorized

On Tuesday, October 25, 2022, the Millbury Board of Selectmen unanimously voted to authorize the chairperson of the Board of Selectmen, Mary Krumsiek, to enter into a Chapter 40B Local Initiative Program (LIP) agreement with SJV Investments (i.e., Steven Venincasa and James Venincasa ( the “Developer”)) for the property located at 17 Rice Road in… Continue reading Chapter 40B LIP Agreement Authorized

Chapter 40B LIP Authorization 2

On Tuesday, October 25, 2022, the Millbury Board of Selectmen included on their agenda to authorize the Chairperson, Mary Krumsiek, on behalf of the Town of Millbury, to execute a Chapter 40B LIP agreement between the Town and SJV Investments (Steven Venincasa and James Venincasa) to begin the Chapter 40B LIP process. This is not… Continue reading Chapter 40B LIP Authorization 2

Chapter 40B LIP Authorization

On Tuesday, October 11, 2022, the Millbury Board of Selectmen included on their agenda to authorize the Chairperson, Mary Krumsiek, on behalf of the Town of Millbury, to execute a Chapter 40B LIP agreement between the Town and SJV Investments (Steven Venincasa and James Venincasa) to begin the Chapter 40B LIP process. This is not… Continue reading Chapter 40B LIP Authorization

Pavement Work Base Layer Driveway Aprons

On Wednesday, September 21, 2022, the Town of Millbury’s Department of Public Works / Highway Department’s subcontractor, J.H. Lynch & Sons, Inc., has started laying down the base (binder) layer of asphalt on the driveway aprons and sidewalks serving households on Thomas Hill Road, Aldrich Avenue, and Captain Peter Simpson Road and will start hydroseeding… Continue reading Pavement Work Base Layer Driveway Aprons

Bobcat In Area

One of our neighbors reported that a bobcat was observed in the area of Goretti’s Supermarket and wanted others to be aware and alerted. Bobcats are elusive and are rarely seen across their range. This is due to their preference for finding cover wherever they live, whether that’s scrubland, forests, swamps, or even residential areas.… Continue reading Bobcat In Area

Pavement Work Finish Layer Update

On Friday, September 2, 2022, the Town of Millbury’s Department of Public Works / Highway Department’s subcontractor, J.H. Lynch & Sons, Inc., laying down the final layer of asphalt on Thomas Hill Road, Aldrich Avenue, and Captain Peter Simpson Road. It is assumed, but not confirmed, that Rice Road will follow next week between the… Continue reading Pavement Work Finish Layer Update

AG Approves Rezoning

On Wednesday, August 31, 2022, the “Rezoning To Suburban II A Portion Of Residential I North Of Rice Road” town warrant article was approved by the Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office. The north side of Rice Road is now in alignment with the zoning of the south side of Rice Road and the entirety of the… Continue reading AG Approves Rezoning

Pavement Work Finish Layer

On Friday, September 2, 2022, the Town of Millbury’s Department of Public Works / Highway Department’s subcontractor, J.H. Lynch & Sons, Inc., has begun laying down the final layer of asphalt throughout our neighborhood of Rice Road, Thomas Hill Road, Aldrich Avenue, and Captain Peter Simpson Road. Therefore, no one should be stopped or parked… Continue reading Pavement Work Finish Layer