To the Editor:
I encourage my fellow citizens in Canton to vote against the current referendum. Yes, we need a new Town Garage, but let’s follow the vision for town development that many worked so hard to create. Rebuilding the garage in its current location along the river is inconsistent with that vision and the wrong location.
There have been three separate studies conducted on behalf of the Town of Canton that do not support replacing the garage on the river. The first two affirmatively support recreational use for this location on the river – Canton’s Plan of Conservation and Development and the Upper Mill Pond Development Plan. In addition, the Town’s Permanent Municipal Building Committee argued against building the garage on the river and identified several alternative sites. … Continue Reading