Letter to the Editor by Rep. Stanley: ‘Restore the good will and stability’ to WPS

Click to view in Waltham News Tribune As a parent of a Waltham High School student, I believe it is incumbent upon school department and city officials to do all in their power to restore the good will and stability that have always characterized our public school system. The appointment of numerous interim administrators, and the failure to listen to […]

Read more

Rep. Stanley celebrates passage of bill which prohibits the practice of charging women more than men for the same disability policy

In January 2019, Governor Baker signed House Bill 482 which prohibits the practice of charging women more than men for the same disability policy.  Rep. Stanley, a long-time supporter of this legislation, thanks the bill’s sponsor Rep. Ruth Balser, for her years of tireless advocacy and leadership of this important legislation.

Read more

City Council approves Fernald Working Group proposed RFQ (Fernald Framework Plan)

The Fernald Working Group released a Fernald Framework Plan Request for Qualifications (RFQ). The RFQ was developed by the Fernald Working Group and modeled after the successfully completed Medfield State Hospital RFQ. The state sold both the Fernald and Medfield State Hospital to Waltham and Medfield within two weeks of one another in 2014. The City of Waltham acquired the […]

Read more

Letter to the Editor: Waltham residents deserve an inclusive and transparent process for planning the future use of the Fernald property.

Dear Editor: In December 2014, the state simultaneously sold the Fernald land and Medfield State Hospital respectively to the City of Waltham and Town of Medfield.  Since that time, Medfield preserved and protected the buildings, provided public access, sought significant public input, hired a professional planning consultant, formally engaged the public in abundant dialogue and completed a Master Plan which […]

Read more

Rep. Stanley Lobbies for Passage of Clean Energy Legislation

(Boston, MA) – July 11, 2018 –In a letter to Speaker DeLeo and Chairman Sánchez, Rep. Stanley urges the House Committee on Ways and Means to allow debate on a bill that includes increasing the RPS to 3% annually (H.4575), removes the cap on net-metering (H.4577), and promotes more energy storage (H.4576), among other initiatives. “The House needs to take […]

Read more

The time is now for Massachusetts to pass an Extreme Risk Protective Order (ERPO) bill.

Dear Editor: The time is now for Massachusetts to pass an Extreme Risk Protective Order (ERPO) bill. While Congress has failed in its duty to protect the public from gun violence, state legislatures like Massachusetts have stepped up to enact stronger laws. Unfortunately, federal action is still necessary, because guns are easily transported across state lines. Numerous studies have shown […]

Read more
1 2 3 4 5 13