Noah Asimow
Wastewater concerns continue to hover over the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital’s proposed new nursing home facility off the Edgartown-Vineyard Haven Road, with selectmen voting Monday to commission an independent analysis.
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Martha's Vineyard Hospital
Windemere Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
Edgartown wastewater treatment plant
Noah Asimow
The Edgartown police department has promoted officer Ryan Ruley to sergeant, after the longtime law enforcement official and Oak Bluffs selectman came out tops in a lengthy hiring process.
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Edgartown selectmen sped through their meeting Monday, but slowed down Clevelandtown Road, lowering the speed limit on the paved byway from 30 to 25 miles per hour after neighbors expressed concerns about its use.
In a surprise change of guard, the Edgartown selectmen unanimously appointed Island builder Ted Rosbeck to the Martha’s Vineyard Commission Monday.


Edgartown went to the sea and the cloud on Monday, launching a new website and setting dates for the commercial oyster season at its selectmen’s meeting.
Selectmen conditionally approved a conservation restriction on a 10-acre parcel at 35 Tower Hill Road in Katama, received a green light from the state on the town tax rate and formally accepted an award for the town’s water department in a busy meeting Monday.
Jane Chittick, the Edgartown historic district neighbor who opposes the plan to install electric bus chargers at the VTA Church street stop, presented her lengthy research at the selectmen’s meeting Monday.
Edgartown selectmen presented a united front against the town’s first proposed recreational marijuana establishment Monday.