Living Sober is Never Denied –
Jan. 18, 2018 – “Speaking of them as if they were violent criminals, as if they were inmates. There was talk of – ‘what if they escape?’ They want to be there, they are not trying to escape. They want to be sober, they are pursuing their recovery here.” … The plan called for a 20-bed sober living facility for women in a big, white Victorian house off Main Street. But zoning officials worried it was too close to a local elementary school. The permit was denied on a 3-2 vote. There were also fears the home would impact property values.
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