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Law enforcement to support the Senator’s new legislation that encourage States to adopt common sense licensing standards for all gun

March 12, 2018- Mayor Martin Walsh joins Senator Ed Markey and many members of law enforcement to support the Senator's new legislation that encourage States to adopt common sense licensing standards for all gun owners and dealers. (Mayor's Office Photo by Isabel Leon)
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MAYOR WALSH ANNOUNCES PREPARATIONS, SNOW EMERGENCY, SCHOOL CLOSURES FOR WINTER STORM

March 12, 2018- Mayor Martin Walsh and City of Boston officials attend a Press Conference to discuss snow preparations for the upcoming storm. (Mayor's Office Photo by Isabel Leon) Mayor Martin J. Walsh announced preparations for tonight's snowstorm, which is expected to bring 12-18 inches of snow, along with strong winds of…
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Governor Baker Participates in “Saving by Shaving” Charity Event

QUINCY, MA:  — For the fourth consecutive year, Governor Charlie Baker got a buzz-cut at Granite Telecommunication's annual "Saving By Shaving" event to raise awareness for Dana Farber and to support pancreatic cancer research. He was joined by Secretary of Energy and Environmental Affairs Matthew Beaton, Quincy Mayor Thomas Koch,…
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Baker-Polito Administration to Open Resource Recovery Centers for Coastal Storm Survivors

  BOSTON, MA:  — The Baker-Polito Administration today announced Resource Recovery Centers will open later this week in Quincy and Marshfield and will provide enhanced services and programs to meet the needs of homeowners, tenants and others who were impacted by last week’s coastal storm. Disaster survivors who are not…
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MEMA Encourages Residents to Stay Safe After March Coastal Storm

FRAMINGHAM, MA:  — The Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) urges residents to take precautions as they recover from the early March coastal storm that resulted in flooded homes, tree damage and significant power outages. “Massachusetts has experienced a destructive storm that brought significant impacts across the state,” said MEMA Director Kurt Schwartz. “MEMA…
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Atlantic Strong Nor’Easter Voluntary Coastal Prone Flood Zones Evacuation Before Friday AM High TIDE

Boston, MA: - Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency MEMA Director Schwartz: Areas that receive major coastal flooding will be dangerous and rescues may not be possible. Residents in areas prone to coastal flooding should follow direction of local officials and may need to evacuate before Friday AM high tide. Gov Baker: If…
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