ZBA OK with Water St. changes

Oct 15, 2019 by

Published in the October 15, 2019 edition. By MARK SARDELLA  WAKEFIELD — The Zoning Board of Appeals was mostly happy with changes made to the exterior design of a proposed 16-unit mid-rise apartment building that Anthony Arcari wants to build at 259 Water St. The lot is on the east corner of Water and Del Carmine streets. The home currently on the site bears a plaque identifying it as the birthplace of former Massachusetts Governor John A. Volpe, who later served as Secretary of Transportation and Ambassador to Italy under President Richard Nixon. Arcari is seeking a Special Permit and site plan approval from the ZBA. He is also applying for relief from dimensional regulations related to lot frontage and width, front, side and rear setbacks, height, floor-area ratio and building coverage. He is...

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Foliage fest

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Published in the October 15, 2019 edition.

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Have your carved pumpkin judged...

Oct 14, 2019 by

Published in the October 14, 2019 edition. WAKEFIELD — The West Side Social Club 4th of July Committee and the Middlesex Concert Band (MCB) are hosting a new event, “Pumpkin Fest,” on Sunday, October 20 that is guaranteed to provide an afternoon of family fun. The event, held at Moulton Park, is slated to begin at 1:30 p.m. The main features of the day will be a Children’s Concert by the MCB and a Carved Pumpkin Contest by the WSSC 4th of July. The Children’s Concert will start at 2 p.m., ending at 3:30 p.m. Registration for the Pumpkin Contest starts at 3 p.m. with Kidzfun immediately following to host children’s activities. The event will end with the announcement of the Pumpkin winners at 5 p.m. Carol Hubbard, Co-Chair of the WSSC 4th of July...

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