The updated exit 4A environmental impact study funded by the towns of Derry and Londonderry to the tune of 5 million dollars each is nearing completion. A 2007 draft environmental impact study was found to be outdated and partially inaccurate by the time funding was secured for the widening project and had to be updated.
The last remaining parcel on Highland Avenue zoned for industrial use is on Nutfield Court. A machine shop was there for three decades, prior to that the area was populated by shoe factories. The town acquired the property due to nonpayment of taxes and it was sold at auction to MPV Development, LLC. In
The Derry Fire Department wants Damren Road residents to change their house numbers. Because all the affected property owners were not willing to do so, state law requires a public hearing on the issue. During the Public Hearing on Dec. 6, at the Derry Planning Board meeting, Patricia Varrengia of the current 2R Damren Road