February 8, 2016

Funeral home re-zoning crosses hurdle

Mark Taylor mtaylor@gardnrenews.com The Gardner City Council approved a re-zoning request for Bruce Funeral Home on June 18. The re-zoning includes the removal of two existing single residences and the addition of a 54-space parking lot and a three-car garage on Park Street. The approval is subject to three conditions recommended by the planning commission Continue Reading

Funeral home, neighbors face off

Danedri Thompson dthompson@gardnernews.com 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 plans would eliminate two homes and install an asphalt parking lot and a three-car garage Continue Reading