Supreme Judicial Court Issues Ruling on Newton CPA Recreation Lawsuit

Today the state's Supreme Judicial Court issued its decision in the case Jeffrey Seideman & others vs. City of Newton, a lawsuit concerning a proposed CPA recreation project in Newton. At issue was the city's desire to use CPA funds for work at two existing parks that were not created or acquired with CPA funds. The state's highest court upheld a lower court's decision in favor of the plaintiff. To read the entire decision in this case, click here.