Mike Coughlin

Coughlin urges State to order town-wide ballot vote on Amended Town Manager Act

After the state house hearing on the Amended Town Manager’s Act former Cohasset town manager Mike Coughlin shot off this email  to Chairwomen Sara Peake and Dorcena Forry of the Joint Committee  on Municipalities and Regional Government.  Mike Coughlin’s Email I want to thank you and the committee for the opportunity to testify in opposition…

Coughlin questions whether Amended Act is legal

Former Cohasset town manager Mike Coughlin has submitted additional testimony regarding the Amended Town Manager’s Act H 3486 that a joint committee of the State House and Senate will hear Tuesday between the hours of 10 and noon. Coughlin who is both a professional town manager with 12 years experience, and an attorney, said he…

Mike Coughlin’s Testimony Against Amended Town Manager Act

Early this morning former Cohasset town manager Mike Coughlin sent this testimony regarding H3486 – Cohasset’s Amended Town Manager Act – to Representative Sara Peake, who is chairman of the Committee on Municipalities & Regional Government. This Committee is holding a hearing at the State House Tuesday, July 23rd at 10 a.m. in Room 1-A.…

Happy Birthday Mike Coughlin

Former Cohasset Town Manager Mike Coughlin celebrates a bittersweet birthday today, as he recuperates from a recent stroke at the Spaulding Rehabilitation Center in Charlestown. On June 4 Mike was taking a drive with his new puppy, Dublin, when he felt his right arm going numb.  He immediately returned home and Bernadette drove him to…

Coughlin shares letter to Conte with Cohasset Selectmen

Sgt. John Conte Cohasset Police Department (Retired) Cohasset,  Ma  02025 Dear Sgt Conte, As you are aware,  while I was Town Manager for the Town of Cohasset,  I approved a settlement agreement which called for your early retirement from the Cohasset Police Department.   During the last several months,  particularly as a result of the investigation…