Cohasset Water

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…

Aquarion lobbyist accused of pulling a fire alarm at May 7-8 Oxford town meeting

Brian Lee of the Worcester Telegram and Gazette staff reported on Friday, May 30 that a lobbyist for Aquarian is accused of pulling a fire alarm to stop debate and a vote at the May 7-8 town meetingDo you want to know how far Aquarion Water investors will go to get their way?  Read this. http://www.telegram.com/article/20140530/NEWS/305309739/1116 Brian Lee of…

Mike Coughlin files in Superior Court for Town Documents

Former Cohasset town manager Mike Coughlin is in the process of preparing to depose the persons mentioned in the lawsuit and others. See document requests below. On March 14th, 2013 Coughlin filed a Civil Action NO. 12-01944 in Norfolk Superior Court asking the Town for the production of Documents to the Board of Selectmen Peter…

This is all I have to say on the subject.

The uproar over uncivil emails must seem inane. It is. Until you realize that it’s about public officials using their office to bully, intimidate and embarrass private citizens and members of the press who have the temerity to question and/or disagree with them. I declined to attend last Tuesday night’s BoS meeting as I chose…

Hull never notified about Cohasset’s E-coli outbreak

An e-mail from Kathy Morgan of Hull this morning…. “E-coli has been found in Cohasset water. Why didn’t Hull residents get phone notification? I was very upset to hear on the news at 5:50 AM this morning that E. Coli has been found in Cohasset water. Since we receive “blended” water, I want to know…