• November 30 2018,  Saugus

    Letter to the Editor: Readers voices concerns over proposed Saugus Ridge development

    Letter to the Editor: Readers voices concerns over proposed Saugus Ridge development   To All Residents of Saugus, I write this letter to voice my concerns about the proposed Saugus Ridge development.  I feel strongly that Saugus Ridge will adversely affect our Town because of safety issues, and the negative impact it will have on the Town’s natural surroundings, infrastructure, abutters, schools, and already saturated traffic. Firstly, the future of Pranker’s Pond is at stake. I am deeply concerned about the irreparable damage to the delicate ecosystem, which includes the Saugus River.  Changes in runoff will harm historic Pranker’s Pond, the “hidden gem” of Saugus. For many years, residents of Cliff…