This is the second Complete Streets project denied to the town. Previously, officials had looked to make improvements to Depot and RailRoad streets but the project did not score high enough in all categories required for the grant.
Adams Ambulance will aid the Cheshire Fire Department and cover the town during week days.
Fire Chief Thomas Francesconi told the Selectmen on Tuesday that Adams Ambulance has agreed to operate an ambulance out of the fire station Monday through Friday.
The Traffic Commission is recommending the removal of two metered parking spots on the north side of the Holiday Inn on American Legion Drive.
The purpose is to develop a bike lane as part of the city's Complete Streets goals.
For just the third time since the new charter went into place, a debate was halted on the City Council floor because of the rarely invoked charter objection. The objection halts debate and pushes a vote off until another meeting. It is included in the new charter the city adopted in 2013.
For the second time in three years, Williams College is asking the town to expand the Village Business District, but this time it is not to allow a new development.
The college’s Jamie Art was in front of the Board of Selectmen on Monday to ask it to pass along a formal request to the Planning Board to develop a warrant article for May’s Annual Town Meeting that will expand the commercial district to include the Taconic Clubhouse.