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Governor's Veto Threatened Five Community Programs
It hasn't received much attention, but five community organizations based in New Bedford almost didn't receive any state funding during the recent budget debate on Beacon Hill.
Gov. Charlie Baker vetoed $330,000 in funding for organizations like the New Bedford Festival Theatre, the Fr…
Local Improvement Funding Included in Bond Bills
Two bond bills soon heading to the House and Senate contain plenty of local provisions.
State Rep. Antonio Cabral has requested nearly $15 million dollars in the Transportation Bond Bill for rail, vehicle traffic, and pedestrian improvements in and around the New Bedford Marine Commerce Terminal Proj…