All Boards

Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.

Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
Posts awaiting your approval 0
TONY D April 19, 2014 at 10:24 AM
Oops - Get the GC to complete their work.
Mary April 19, 2014 at 12:37 PM
This Town is pathetic. We all pay extra money each year in our tax bill to pay for improvementsRead Moreand the Town never sees them through to their completion. Perhaps these contractors should get a retainer and the rest of their money when we see whatever they are doing fully completed. Or we can do like they do in New Hampshire, get a completion date in writing. If you complete it on time you get a bonus, if they are not finished on time they have to pay back a penalty for each day the work is overdue.
TONY D April 19, 2014 at 01:28 PM
Mary - That would never happen in this State. Too many Contractors, Engineers, Architects haveRead Moretoo much influence on the politicians. The "Clerk of the Works" had the ability to withhold the retainer, or at least a good part of it, until the project was complete. No small piece of change. Probably in the range of $3 to $5 million. I'm not saying the retainer has been released but pressure has to be applied to get the project done. I have seen too many projects go uncompleted because retainer has been paid which eliminates any incentive for the GC and Subs to complete their work. And it all boils down to the GC and Subcontractors. Engineers and Architects all have wording in their contracts that absolve themselves of responsibility.
Barbara Jensen Saunders April 16, 2014 at 10:21 AM
Mary April 16, 2014 at 11:49 AM
OMG, how sad! I hope the poor kitty did not suffer. I so agree, keep your kitties indoors forRead Morethei r safety.
See more »