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Setti Warren pursuing vision as Newton mayor

He’s affable, charming and seems to be getting things done.  Setti Warren is running for second term as mayor of Newton.  He is on a mission, he says, of building a sustainable, livable community, a model city for the 21st … Continue reading

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Warren unfairly under fire on affordable housing

Newton Mayor Setti Warren is catching flak from some Garden City liberals for withholding  $1.4 million in city-controlled federal money for a ten-unit building in a former fire station in the Waban section of Newton. The so-called Engine 6 project would house nine … Continue reading

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Overriding Prop 2 1/2 still a stretch

It has been a decade since Newton voters approved a Prop 2 and 1/2 override, and Mayor Setti Warren would like to change that. Accordingly, he has worked hard not to make the same mistake as did his predecessor, namely, going … Continue reading

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