Dear Readers,

Needham is in the midst of Annual Town Meeting, deciding key issues for the coming year and beyond. Today we bring you this special edition with highlights from Monday night’s session and a preview of what’s coming up tonight. In lieu of our regular Thursday edition, we will be back on Friday with more Town Meeting updates.

Tonight’s session begins at 7:30 at Powers Hall. You can attend in person, or watch the proceedings live on The Needham Channel.

Thanks for reading,

Peter, Fred, Jeanne and the Observer team

Town budget passes with ease while TM sweats the details

By Peter O’Neil

Annual Town Meeting made short work of the town’s operating budget on Monday, taking less than an hour to vet its 32 line items before deciding nearly unanimously via voice […]

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Four-pack of NHA articles to lead Town Meeting Day Two

By Peter O’Neil

When Town Meeting reconvenes tonight, it will pick up where it left off on Monday and resume discussing the first of a series of articles vital to the success of […]

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Town Meeting to consider historic housing designation

By Bob Baker

Town Meeting may vote tonight to create the town’s first historic district — the Jonathan Kingsbury House Local Historic District. It would include just one property, the double lot at […]

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What else is left on the Town Meeting menu?

By Peter O’Neil

Town Meeting will have to pick up the pace to complete the entirety of its considerable agenda before Special Town Meeting is scheduled to convene on Monday, May 13, at […]

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