Senator Flanagan Announces list of District Overrides for FY17

Boston- Senator Jennifer Flanagan (D-Leominster) announces a list of District Overrides for Fiscal Year 2017 from the close of the legislative session. The House and Senate voted all weekend to pass legislation and override Governor Baker's vetoes before the ending of the legislative session on July 31st.

"I am happy to announce the list of veto overrides from my district that include items such as providing accessibility to public beaches and buildings, obtaining a delivery truck for the Spanish American Center, and funding for public safety improvements."

Micro-lending- $100,000
Assistance Dogs for Veterans- $85,000
On Site Academy Training Program Funding- $200,000
Berlin Handicapped Rail Trails (Berlin)- $50,000
North Central Mass Regional Economic Development Planning - $100,000
Fitchburg Public Safety Improvements - $50,000
MVOC Housing Program (Gardner)- $124,000
Gardner Incubator Funding - $50,000
Lancaster Town Beach Handicap Accessibility - $43,000
Thayer Field (Lancaster)- $65,000
Leominster Veterans Center - $30,000
Leominster's East Side Feasibility Study- $25,000
Spanish American Center- Food Storage and Delivery Truck (Leominster)- $30,000
Leominster Substance Abuse Referrals - $75,000
Smart Growth Funding - $ 250,000