People love to complain about government.
But sometimes streamlining happens. Regulations are simplified, compliance is made easier. Occasionally the rules even change – for the better.
When that happens, the taxpaying public should know about it. As developers of affordable housing for seniors and others in Massachusetts, we recently had a salutary experience that we discovered was part of a sweeping initiative by the Patrick administration to make state government more responsive.
Our task to overcome a balky regulation started almost literally in the sewer...more.