Hopkinton rejects truck-stop plan

Jul 17, 2009 Full story: Providence Journal

Town planners have denied an application to build a Love's Travel Stop and Country Store in a rural area off Route 95 at Exit 1. The Oklahoma-based company proposed building a 24-hour truck stop on an 18-acre parcel bisected by Route 3. The proposal called for roughly 145 parking spaces, a drive-through restaurant and a convenience store.

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Sparks, NV

#1 Jul 18, 2009
Good! That would transform the community to a PIT.

Hope Valley, RI

#2 May 3, 2010
I know, isn't great. The tax that the Truck Stop would have paid, you can pay it instead. Another 8%- 10% increase coming.
Stupid is that stupid does.....

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