You can now read 5 articles in a month for free on BostonGlobe.com. Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

Arlington

Town Meeting to convene Monday

Continue reading below

Town Meeting members this week will begin tackling a long list of proposals that could change the way residents buy water, get fuel for their cars, and clean their yards. The annual session will kick off Monday at 8 p.m. in Town Hall, where Special Town Meeting will open Wednesday at 8 p.m. In addition to determining the budget for next fiscal year, the annual meeting will consider more than 50 articles, including a proposed moratorium that would prevent any medical marijuana dispensaries from opening in Arlington until the spring of 2014. Another proposal would end a prohibition against self-service gasoline stations that dates to 1975. The Special Town Meeting warrant includes a proposal by three Arlington High School students to ban the sale of water in single-serving plastic bottles in local stores except in the event of an emergency. Members will also consider an article that would soften a seasonal ban on gas-powered leaf blowers that was approved last spring.

Loading comments...
Subscriber Log In

You have reached the limit of 5 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com
Already a subscriber?
Your city. Your stories. Your Globe.
Yours FREE for two weeks.
Enjoy free unlimited access to Globe.com for the next two weeks.
Limited time only - No credit card required!
BostonGlobe.com complimentary digital access has been provided to you, without a subscription, for free starting today and ending in 14 days. After the free trial period, your free BostonGlobe.com digital access will stop immediately unless you sign up for BostonGlobe.com digital subscription. Current print and digital subscribers are not eligible for the free trial.
Thanks & Welcome to Globe.com
You now have unlimited access for the next two weeks.
BostonGlobe.com complimentary digital access has been provided to you, without a subscription, for free starting today and ending in 14 days. After the free trial period, your free BostonGlobe.com digital access will stop immediately unless you sign up for BostonGlobe.com digital subscription. Current print and digital subscribers are not eligible for the free trial.