Board to discuss housing project

The Zoning Board of Appeals will resume its public hearing on a proposed Chapter 40B affordable-housing project, dubbed Westborough Woods, at 7:30 p.m. Monday in the Forbes Municipal Building, 34 West Main St. Developer Fran Zarette is proposing a 250-unit apartment complex at 346 Turnpike Road (Route 9). The proposal has been contested by some residents, who cite increased educational costs for the town and safety concerns over new bus routes among their list of concerns.

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