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Wakefield planning commission bemoans local apathy


May 15, 2018

P.J. Glisson/Daily Globe

WAKEFIELD planning commission members share a moment of levity during their Monday meeting. From left are: Kay Manson, Marco Movrich, chair Dale White, city manager Richard Brackney, and Marsha Vestich.


WAKEFIELD - A Monday meeting of the Wakefield planning commission revolved largely around the constraints of small town life, with obvious obstacles such as limited funds and few helping hands.

The commission was continuing an ongoing discussion over how to finance and organize recreational priorities.

"I wish I could get some community support," said city manager Richard Brackney, who added "a lot of community support" is an essential component in the scoring systems that can make or break potential grant funding.

In relation to his long "wish list...

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