Comments for: Hampden council accepts 40 acres, tables excise tax break proposal

Posted Aug. 06, 2012, at 11:14 p.m.
Last modified Aug. 07, 2012, at 12:25 p.m.

HAMPDEN | The Hampden Town Council voted to approve the donation of 40 acres of woodland, tabled a proposal to waive excise taxes for active duty military personnel and argued over how and who should review the town charter section that regulates the town council. The proposed ordinance that …


An earlier version of this article incorrectly stated that the repeal of some exemptions of Hampden’s outdoor facilities ordinance would cause Hampden’s public parks to not be governed by the same ordinance regulations. The repeal of the exemptions means the parks would now all be governed by the same regulations.

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