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Time for New Police Chief Cordeiro to get to Work [Video]

I had my first get to know the new Police Chief interview today. New Bedford Mayor Mitchell made the announcement Monday. The official swearing in for Chief Joseph Cordeiro is Thursday May 19...

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SMAST Expansion / UMass Dartmouth
Rendering of SMAST Expansion / UMass Dartmouth

SMAST Expansion Begins With Demolition of Naval Reserve Center

The former Naval Reserve Center building at Fort Rodman in the South End will soon be no more.

The 1970's-style structure is being demolished this week to make way for a new, $55 million expansion of the UMass Dartmouth School of Marine Science and Technology...

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Jim Phillips/Townsquare Media
Jim Phillips/Townsquare Media

New Bedford Receives $1.5 Million From HUD

The City of New Bedford is receiving $1.5 million from the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Mayor Jon Mitchell says the funding will be going to programs that help the homeless in New Bedford...

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via google maps

Will Jobs Be Lost

With all the recent news of workers for Carrier Corp., Walmart and other companies who'll be losing their jobs, the latest questions come from our own waterfront...

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City Lifts Parking Ban, Schools To Reopen Tuesday

The New Bedford Parking Ban is being lifted, and schools will reopen Tuesday.  Here's the official release from the City Of New Bedford.

Citywide Parking Ban Lifted as of 9PM Tonight,

Schools and City Offices to Reopen Tuesday,

One-Day Delay in Residential Trash Collection

New Bedford, Massachusetts – A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect for Southern Bristol County, including the City of New Bedford until 7AM on Tuesday morning

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Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images
Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images

New Bedford Declares Parking Ban For Midnight

The City of New Bedford has declared a Snow Emergency Parking ban starting at midnight tonight.  Here's all the information you'll need about the storm, parking and other related issues

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Darren McCollester/Getty Images
Darren McCollester/Getty Images

New Bedford Parking Ban Takes Effect At Midnight Tonight

The City of New Bedford has announced a city wide Snow Emergency Parking Ban  beginnng at midnight, tonight.  Here's the announcement from City Hall:

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for Southern Bristol County, including the city of New Bedford, from Saturday morning through Sunday morning...

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Credit: Google Maps

Overflow Shelter Gearing Up For Weekend Storm

The City of New Bedford has the final say, but organizers of the New Bedford Overflow Shelter for the Homeless tell WBSM News, they are gearing up to open sometime this weekend...

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Jim Phillips/Townsquare Media
Jim Phillips/Townsquare Media

Citizens Group Applauds Settlements For Toxic Waste Sites

A citizens group involved in raising awareness about the contamination in the Parker Street Neighborhood several years ago is applauding a recent legal settlement between the City of New Bedford and two industrial companies...

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Jim Phillips | TSM
Jim Phillips | TSM

Police, Firefighters and Paramedics Honored For Life-Saving Responses

The City of New Bedford is recognizing the work of 15 police officers, firefighters and paramedics for their responses to a pair of life threatening incidents last month...

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