25 Years Ago
July 28, 1988
To Steve Colyer, town physical planner, and the Planning Board, the term “old money” equals moldy performance bonds — money that a developer deposits in a trust account to guarantee that work started, like buildings, streets and construction sites, is completed. This is why more than $2 million sits active in special accounts. Some of it has been growing moss since the late 1970s.
The Townsman centennial celebration at the Andover Marriott last Thursday night featured a program filled with appreciation, entertainment and reminiscences about the community that the newspaper has served these past more than 100 years.