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Kohl’s Seeks Permit to Remain Open for 24 Hours During Holiday Season

Kohl’s is making plans to remain open for twenty-four hours during the peak holiday shopping season. Representatives from the department store will appear before the City Council on Tuesday seeking a permit for the extended hours. The store is seeking to remain open for twenty-four hours for up to ten days between Thanksgiving and Christmas, […]

Councilor Knight to Hold Office Hours October 1st

Medford City Councilor Adam Knight is holding office hours on Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 from 4:30-6:00pm in the Council Committee Room at City Hall. People are encouraged to come and discuss any issues or concerns. Knight, far left, is pictured with State Representative Paul Donato and Mayor Michael McGlynn. – InsideMedford.com

Mayor Vetoes Council Resolution to Reduce Budget

Mayor Michael McGlynn has vetoed a City Council resolution to reduce the city budget by over $600,000. According to a statement released by the Mayor’s office, following a conversation City Solicitor Mark Rumley had with the state Department of Revenue, it was determined the resolution was too vaguely worded and did not specify the reduction, […]

City Council Announces Summer Meeting Schedule

The Medford City Council will meet at the following times over the summer, according to City Clerk Ed Finn: Tuesday, July 15, 2014 7:00 PM Tuesday, August 12, 2014 7:00 PM Tuesday, September 23, 2014 7:00 PM Tuesday, September 30, 2014 7:00 PM Council meetings are broadcast live on Channel 22 (Comcast customers) or Channel […]

Congresswoman Katherine Clark Hosting Coffee Hour in Medford Friday

Newly elected Congresswoman Katherine Clark is hosting an open coffee hour at the Danish Pastry House on Friday. Constituents are invited to come and share their concerns with Rep. Clark from 1-2PM, according to a flier from her office. Rep. Clark is pictured above at the Danish Pastry House during her campaign last winter with […]

City Council to Review Budget for FY 2015

The Medford City Council is in the process of reviewing the budget for fiscal year 2015, which begins July 1. Budget hearings are scheduled for June 10, June 11, June 12, June 16, and June 17, according to information posted on the city website. The entire proposed budget for next year is $150,842,701, which includes […]

Council to Consider Approval of Parking Management Program Vendor

On Tuesday the Medford City Council will meet with Mayor McGlynn and other city officials to discuss a proposed ten year agreement with an outside vendor to manage the city’s parking enforcement program. The Council is holding a Committee of the Whole meeting prior to its regular meeting with the Mayor, Budget Director Stephanie Muccini […]

City Council Votes Against Brooks Estate Bond Request

Story Updated 5:07PM Wednesday, April 2, 2014 Update- the City Council voted against the bond request for the Brooks Estate on Tuesday. According to City Councilor Breanna Lungo-Koehn, five councilors voted against the proposal. Councilor Robert Penta was the only councilor to vote in favor while Councilor Paul Camuso recused himself because his family owns […]

City Council to Hold Four Meetings Tuesday

The Medford City Council is holding four meetings on Tuesday, February 25, 2014. Three of the meetings are Committee of the Whole meetings that will take place prior to the regular meeting. At 5:00PM the Council will meet to discuss plans for the new Department of Public Works facility and snow plowing. Mayor Michael McGlynn, […]

City Council to Discuss Medical Marijuana Ordinance, Brooks Estate Renovation on Tuesday

On Tuesday the Medford City Council will hold two Committee of the Whole meetings in addition to its regular meeting to address several different topics. One of the Committee of the Whole meetings will focus on the moratorium for medical marijuana that was passed in September and the creation of a city ordinance. The meeting […]