Cohasset Water

Meaden & Moore report Plus

Below is the Meaden & Moore report that somehow ended up in the Coughlin vs Town of Cohasset folder at Dedham Superior Court. It’s quite an interesting read. We will never know how important it was in driving this case to settlement. But it does show relationships Peter DeCaprio formed with local town officials and…

Cohasset settles with Mike Coughlin

 Four days before the Coughlin lawsuit against the Town of Cohasset quickly settled with Coughlin (January 14th)  for what Town Manager Chris Senior alleges is 285,000: $200,000 from insurance with $85,000  being the Town’s share. Let’s just say we doubt it. In an attempt to get a hold of this matter, this blogger spoke with…

Coughlin’s attorney named lawyer of year by Lawyers Weekly

Former Cohasset town manager Mike Coughlin’s Whistleblower suit is over wrongful termination, open meeting law infractions, tortious interference of contract by DeCaprio. Several callers to Tinytown Unleashed ask us to refresh their memories. All of this is on various posts under numerous catagories, but the main catagories are Mike Coughlin, Cohasset Water, Cohasset Selectmen.  http://www.tinytownunleashed.com…

Five water companies on bidder list for Cohasset Water operations

Thursday, Feb 19 at 3 pm is the deadline for submitting proposals for Water Dept. Facilities Operations.  The Water Dept. Facilities RFP Selection Commission will review and rank the proposals with a target date of award April 16. Bidders to date: Woodard &  Curran of Portland Maine, Cohasset’s current water operator. Veola of Boston,Ma Weston…

Cohasset STM Says No to Water Dept. Rules and Reg. Amendments

The one person who can kill any article at any Cohasset Town Meeting with one nasty question is…. WAYNE SAWCHUK. Sawchuk did it again at Monday’s STM when he told Water Chair Leonora Jenkins “I’m against this. I don’t think you’ve thought it all through. Do you have an accurate figure?” From that moment on…

Is Aquarion Water getting free water from Cohasset?

It is way beyond the time for Cohasset to request that a professional be involved in renegotiating a new water contact. This should be done pronto, as the Town of Hingham is seeking to purchase the water company from Aquarion. Aquarion says the company is valued at $192 million. Hingham says it’s more in the…

Do we need a Cohasset Dog Park? Lots of questions for Cohasset Water

Cohasset has so many places to walk dogs off-leash that this writer was surprised to learn of the Cohasset selectmen’s active investigation into creating a dog park – normally something you find in a city. Cohasset has hundreds of acres of passive recreation land that is owned by the town, the state, Trustees of Reservations and…

Cohasset Elder Affairs articles expected to be VERY Expensive

Cohasset Elder Affairs has proposed four articles for Special Town Meeting. They will all be very expensive.Advisory Chair Peter Pescatore says the Nov. 17th Special Town Meeting warrant will consist of 16 articles. It is expected that more citizen petition articles will be filed with the selectmen’s office before the Sept. 17th deadline at 4…

Joe McElroy sent this letter to Cohasset, Hingham and Hull selectmen

Joe McElroy sent this letter to Cohasset, Hingham and Hull selectmenJuly 16, 2014 Subject: Aquarion  (Read earlier article on related material:http://wp.me/p3o8kv-3NR) Reference: Hull Selectmen Meeting with Aquarion Officials: 7/15/2014 from Joe McElroy  At referenced meeting, the Hull Town Manager made a number of points: Despite numerous meetings, issues are growing in number and severity Aquarion…