Thursday, March 20, 2008
Town's Unposted Meetings Violated Law
The town of Charlton's ad hoc Water Search Subcommittee violated the Massachusetts open meeting law when it met in a series of unposted meetings, the Worcester District Attorney's Office has ruled. According to the Worcester Telegram & Gazette, the meetings came to light after the newspaper filed a public records request for the subcommittee's minutes. Upon learning of the illegal meetings, the newspaper filed a complaint with the DA.