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Banker & Tradesman
House Backs New Set-Up For Southfield
A bill that sets up a new management structure for the Southfield development at the former South Weymouth Naval Air Station has been approved by the state House of Representatives, a day before the end of the legislative session.
House pushes legislation aimed at the Southfield redevelopment
With formal sessions this year set to end on Thursday, the House on Monday quietly advanced legislation aimed at facilitating the redevelopment of SouthField, a sprawling development at the old South Weymouth Naval Air Station.
Southfield activists want streamlined oversight
Backers of the Southfield development at the former South Weymouth Naval Air Station site want the Legislature to make the process easier, the Patriot-Ledger reports.
Lawmakers focus on jumpstarting Weymouth base redevelopment
A top House lawmaker on Monday said the effort to redevelop the decommissioned South Weymouth Naval Air Station, one of the state's biggest economic development projects south of Boston, will be able to more easily move forward under legislation getting a swift and sudden push on Beacon Hill.
Cape Cod Times
Part of Route 6 closed after truck ends up in woods
A man was taken to South Shore Trauma Center in South Weymouth after a single-vehicle accident on Route 6 Tuesday afternoon, said Yarmouth Fire Chief Philip Simonian.
Bill for former naval base development may add to rush
This month's end-of-session rush of legislating on Beacon Hill may include an effort to jumpstart a large real estate development project south of Boston.