Rep. Mahoney: Worcester in the New Economy

Op-Ed by Rep. John Mahoney Worcester Telegram & Gazette March 14, 2018 I continue to be fascinated by how far the world has progressed over the past fifty years. Advances in technology have allowed us to have access to the world’s information at our fingertips, see and speak with relatives who are thousands of miles […]

Doherty High School Accepted into MSBA Feasibility Study Period

On Wednesday, February 14, the Massachusetts School Building Authority (MSBA) announced that it was accepting Doherty High School into their feasibility study period. In doing so, the MSBA has indicated that Doherty High can expect major renovations, if not total replacement in the near future. This critical, year-long period will study the needs of the […]

Worcester Polytechnic Institute Opens WPI Seaport

Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) officially opened its newest location in the Seaport District in Boston on Wednesday, January 31. The new location will provide students with the opportunity to work among industry leaders in the Boston area and will continue the institution’s leadership in research and innovation. Representative Mahoney attended the opening along with local […]

Nelson Place Elementary School Dedication Ceremony

Representative Mahoney joined his colleagues in the dedication ceremony at the new Nelson Place Elementary School on Sunday, October 15. “Yesterday, I had the great honor of participating in the dedication ceremony at the new Nelson Place Elementary School. Six years ago I invited former Treasurer Steve Grossman to the old facility, and when he […]

House Passes Ban on Bump Stocks

On Wednesday, October 11, Representative Mahoney joined his colleagues in the Massachusetts House of Representatives to pass an amendment to the 2017 Supplemental Budget banning the sale, purchase, or ownership of a “bump stock” device. The amendment adopted by the House bans the possession, ownership, or sale of any device that attaches to a rifle, […]