, Newburyport, MA

Local News

July 1, 2013

NRA gets grant for much-awaited test borings on waterfront


Powers schooled in architecture at Harvard, which is the first piece of information one sees when he presents his plan to audiences.

One can almost envision one of his classmates joking, “Don, can’t you get those clamdiggers up on the Merrimack to sign on for some bricks-and-mortar?”

Many reputations and at least one (mayoral) election are on the line as the maneuvering on the central waterfront continues.


The following meetings are scheduled this week and are open to the public:


School Committee, 6:30 p.m., mayor’s conference room, City Hall.

Waterfront Trust, 7 p.m., police conference room, 4 Green St.


Conservation Commission, 6:30 p.m., City Council chambers.


Dyke Hendrickson covers Newburyport for The Daily News. He can be reached at 978-462-6666, ext. 3226 or

Text Only | Photo Reprints

Port Pics
AP Video
Raw: Israel Bombs Multiple Targets in Gaza Veteran Creates Job During High Unemployment Raw: Cargo Craft Undocks From Space Station Widow: Jury Sent Big Tobacco a $23B Message New Orleans Plans to Recycle Cigarette Butts UN Security Council Calls for MH 17 Crash Probe Obama Bestows Medal of Honor on NH Veteran Texas Sending National Guard Troops to Border Hopkins to Pay $190M After Pelvic Exams Taped Foxx Cites Washington 'Circus Mirror' NASA Ceremony Honors Moon Walker Neil Armstrong Obama Voices Concern About Casualties in Mideast Diplomacy Intensifies Amid Mounting Gaza Toll AP Exclusive: American Beaten in Israel Speaks Obama Protects Gay, Transgender Workers Raw: Gaza Rescuers Search Rubble for Survivors Raw: International Team Inspects MH17 Bodies Raw: 25 Family Members Killed in Gaza Airstrike US Teen Beaten in Mideast Talks About Ordeal 'Weird Al' Is Wowed by Album's Success
Special Features