September 3, 2015

Funeral home, neighbors face off

Danedri Thompson
The neighborhood showdown isn’t over, but round one is complete.
Park Street residents expressed their concern about Bruce Funeral Home’s plans to build a 54-space parking lot on the northwest corner of Park and Center Streets.
The …

Plum Creek residents voice concern about project

Danedri Thompson
Residents of a Gardner subdivision addressed city council with concerns about where a road that will lead to two new schools will be built.
Ryan Beasley and Jackie Stahl said Plum Creek residents are worried that a …

Intersection upgrades will alter downtown parking spaces

Danedri Thompson
Planning will move forward on a project to expand the intersection of Main Street and Center Street.
Todd Thalmann, an engineer with city contracted TranSystems, presented three different plans to council members during a work session on …

Center Street bridge may not need replacement

Danedri Thompson

The Center Street Bridge may not need to be replaced for additional railroad tracks related to the intermodal project, according to Gardner Public Works Director David Greene.

The bridge is the only railroad crossing in town that …