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City of Beverly’s Plan for Zoning for Marijuana Establishments

A set of zoning amendments to regulate marijuana establishments has been proposed to the City Council.  A public hearing to review and discuss the proposed amendments was held on November 5th, 2018.  At their regular meeting on November 21st, 2018, the Planning Board reviewed the proposed amendments and voted to recommend

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Cities of Beverly, Lynn, Peabody, and Salem Announce Regional Relief Fund for Residents to Support those Impacted by Merrimack Valley Gas Fires

Today Beverly Mayor Michael Cahill, Lynn Mayor Thomas M. McGee, Peabody Mayor Edward A. Bettencourt, Jr, and Salem Mayor Kim Driscoll announced the establishment of the North Shore-Merrimack Valley Relief Fund for residents of their cities to donate directly to those displaced or impacted by the natural gas explosions and

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Beverly Awarded $76,465 Port Security Program Grant

The City of Beverly was recently awarded a $76,465 Port Security Program Grant (PSPG) from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to purchase a shallow water patrol craft.  This specialized vessel will be used to respond to a variety of incidents along Beverly’s

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Beverly Awarded $31,500 Recycling Dividends Program Grant from the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

The City of Beverly was recently awarded a $31,500 Sustainable Materials Recovery Program – Recycling Dividends Program (RDP) grant from the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) Bureau of Air and Waste.  The grants are designed to help maximize recycling, composting and waste reduction programs. The Baker-Polito Administration awarded more

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West Nile Virus Confirmed in Mosquito Sample in Beverly

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (MDPH) announced on Friday that West Nile virus (WNV) has been detected in mosquitoes collected from Beverly, Massachusetts. WNV is most commonly transmitted to humans by the bite of an infected mosquito. The mosquitoes that carry this virus are common throughout the state, and are

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