Where controversy and strife once thrived, a new cleanup plan for the former Medfield State Hospital site along the Charles River has emerged, as state and town officials may soon agree on a common vision of how to turn wasteland into wetlands.
On June 18, state and town officials will present a new conceptual plan to the Medfield Board of Selectmen, outlining cleanup efforts that could cost the state an estimated $8 million to $8.5 million. Selectmen will vote on the proposed project, which could take 18 months, with completion potentially in 2015.
The new plan was first presented to the public June 6. Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.
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