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A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for Eastern and Southern Plymouth County.

Minor coastal flooding is possible Tuesday night. However, a storm surge of 1 to 3 feet may occur Wednesday and Wednesday night, above already high astronomical tides, for both south and east facing coastlines. When combined with large wave action, this could produce localized areas of 1 to 3 feet of inundation above ground level.  Minor to moderate coastal flooding is expected along the southeastern Massachusetts coastline.

Plymouth police log for September 15 to September 17, 2017

September 15

12:48 p.m. Recovered hypodermic needle on Long Pond Road
12:54 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on State Road
6:02 p.m. Suspicious activity on Presidents Lane
7:08 p.m. General disturbance on State Road
10:22 p.m. Suspicious activity on Fairview Lane
Incident took place on Old Sandwich Road.
11:31 p.m. Noise complaint on Taylor Avenue

September 16

2:57 p.m. Suspicious activity on Route 3
3:10 p.m. Suspicions activity on State Road

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Pine Hills crash sends three to hospital

Three people were taken to Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth with minor injuries following a head-on collision Saturday on State Road.

According to Captain John Rogers, a car driven by a 48-year-old Pembroke man traveling north near the Pine Hills, at about 1 p.m.  was hit head-on by a southbound vehicle that reportedly drifted into the other lane.

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On the Agenda for the week of September 17, 2017

On the Agenda features items on town committee and board meetings of interest to the Manomet, Pinehills and South Plymouth neighborhoods.

Monday, September 18

Planning Board, 7 p.m. at Town Hall

  • Plans, Covenants, and Releases:38 Clifford Road – Plan Endorsement
Tuesday, September 19

Board of Selectmen, 6 p.m. at Town Hall

  • 7:50 p.m.        Article 36: To see if the Town will vote to amend the Zoning Bylaw and Official Zoning Map of the Town of Plymouth by changing the zoning designation of land on Manomet Point Road or Old Colony Drive Road, shown as Lots H-181-015 and H-181-016A on Plymouth Assessor’s Map 46 from Small Lot Residential (R20SL) to Transitional Commercial (TC) as well as amend associated sections, provisions, definitions, tables, charts, and procedures pertaining thereto, or take any other action relative thereto
  • 9:20 p.m.        Article 14: To see if the Town will vote to transfer the following tax-title / foreclosed property,  Off Priscilla Beach Road Parcel ID 044-006-030B-000 (0.21 Acres) to the care and custody of the Conservation Commission, including any and all easements, utility easements, drainage easements, et al, or take any other action relative thereto
  • 10:30 p.m.      Tidmarsh Conservation Restriction
  • 10:40 p.m.      Licenses and Administrative Notes: Mirbeau Boston South LLC is requesting a Change of Manager to Patricia Lynne McPherson.

Conservation Commission, 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall

  • 7:10 PM   574 State, LLC, c/o Megryco, Inc., 558-580 State Road, Parcel IDs: 045-000-014-001, 045-000-014-002, 045-000-014-003.  A Request for Determination of Applicability to confirm wetland boundaries.

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Plymouth police log and arrests for September 13 and September 14, 2017

September 13

2:25 p.m. Larceny on Reed Avenue
Caller reports missing trailer.
2:27 p.m. Larceny on Papa’s Hollow
3:28 p.m. General disturbance on State Road
8:35 p.m. Motor Vehicle accident on Long Pond Road

September 14

3:47 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on State Road
6:36 p.m. Animal complaint on White Horse Road
8:55 p.m. General disturbance on State Road
10:45 p.m. Suspicious activity on Pine Street

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Kevin Deardon graduates basic training at Fort Benning

On September 8th, 2017 Kevin Deardon of Plymouth  graduated basic training from Fort Benning, Georgia. Kevin is a Private First Class in the Army National Guard, Infantry. He is a 2015 graduate of Plymouth South High School. Kevin’s proud parents are Bonnie and Robert Scannell of Plymouth, and Michael Deardon of Wareham. His grandparents are Bob and the late Susie Davis of Bethel, Connecticut, and Robert and Carolyn Deardon of Plymouth. Continue Reading →

CAPE COD TIMES: Pilgrim addresses deteriorating protective panels

Operators of Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station have used geometry to ensure a fire and radioactive release won’t occur in the plant’s spent fuel pool, despite ongoing deterioration of hundreds of neutron-absorbing panels needed to prevent a nuclear reaction. Read more at the Cape Cod Times. Continue Reading →

Plymouth police log and arrests for September 11 and September 12, 2017

September 11
6:51 p.m. Animal complaint on John Alden Road
10:01 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on State Road
September 12
12:38 a.m. Speeding complaint on Bogside Drive
Cape Cod Avenue man, 22, arrested for failing to stop for police, negligent operation of a motor vehicle, speeding and resisting arrest. 10:22 a.m. General disturbance on Bay Shore Drive
3:17 p.m. Larceny on Old Colony Drive
4:53 p.m. Motor vehicle accident on State Road
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Parking concerns raised as Simes House manager seeks zoning change (with poll)

Efforts to rezone the Simes House met local opposition and a less than enthusiastic Planning Board, Monday night.

Members of Manomet Village Commons Incorporated, the nonprofit that has a contract to operate the home, have insisted that a zoning change is needed to make the project financially viable.

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