Editorials

This is a fight worth having, and the trustees have the correct view, the one most consistent with the public interest

This evening’s hearing, at 7 in Town Hall, will sample public opinion on the narrow question of a gap in the town code regarding work vehicles

It is critical to understand that there is no consensus here about what to do

A sense that the remarkable and history-filled isle should be preserved

Town officials need to explain why such a large-scale undertaking was allowed in the first place

Applications are rushed through without adequate staff review or time to make sure they are on the up and up
The agenda gap extends to other town entities, but not all
The public-relations problem for both parties comes from a misperception that the land is already preserved