‘I don’t want to be a Debbie Downer, but I think we’re going to be where we are, pandemic-wise, for a long time.’ Ashley Beach
“We are at a critical moment, challenged by COVID, emerging technologies, and social pressures,” said Bobby Valentine, who is running unaffiliated.
For the second year in a row, one of the country’s largest balloon parades will readjust for the COVID era. Instead, all the balloons, marching bands and performers will post up at Mill River Park.
During the almost-three-hour meeting, the Board of Finance and Planning Board parsed through 19 projects that the current Mayor David Martin’s administration wants to finance.
All three high schools saw lower graduation rates than the year prior, which officials attributed to the unprecedented challenges of the pandemic