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Budget bill includes $15 million for disaster relief funds

abass@northstarreporter.com In September, North Attleborough was hit by flash floods that damaged homes, infrastructure and municipal buildings. Now, nearly three months after the floods occurred, Gov....

Town Council approves new dual tax rate

abass@northstarreporter.com A dual tax rate that shifts the burden to businesses may save homeowners some money next year. The Town Council voted 9-0 on Nov. 27...

Special education, transportation a priority for residents with disabilities

abass@northstarreporter.com More than half of respondents said the town should invest more in special education and transportation in next year's budget, according to a survey...

North Attleborough officials warn of fraudulent email scam

abass@northstarreporter.com  The town is warning residents of an ongoing false email that is asking for electronic signatures.  In a post on Facebook on Nov. 1, a...

Town creates audit selection committee 

abass@northstarreporter.com The town has established a new ad hoc committee responsible for hiring a firm to audit its yearly finances. Officially formed by Town Council President...

Healey highlights new affordable housing bond bill in Attleboro visit

abass@northstarreporter.com Gov. Maura Healey spent Tuesday in Attleboro as part of a series of visits to promote her Affordable Housing Act Unveiled on Oct. 18, the...

Town Council approves sale of Fisher College building 

abass@northstarreporter.com  After months of discussions and negotiations, the Town Council voted to finalize the purchase of the Fisher College building on 451 Elm St. The council...

Town asks state for help assisting migrant families

abass@northstarreporter.com Officials are asking for the state's help in assisting 20 migrant families who were relocated to North Attleborough. On Sept. 18, Town Manager Michael Borg...

Council gives Town Manager solid rating in review 

abass@northstarreporter.com  As they plan their agenda for the year, the Town Council is confident that Town Manager Michael Borg can make their vision a reality. During...

Free lunches, PFAS filtration, and school construction in state budget

abass@northstarreporter.com The Massachusetts budget for fiscal year 2024 is now law, and North Attleborough is receiving funding for free school meals, chemical mitigation and infrastructure...