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Lawrence Mayor Dan Rivera announces an emergency resolution for a 60 day moratorium on rent and mortgage payments for residents who experience an interruption of pay due to the coronavirus.

LAWRENCE — After meeting with health and public safety officials Wednesday, Mayor Dan Rivera held a press conference to address ongoing concern about the new coronavirus, commonly called COVID-19.

Lawrence Mayor Dan Rivera is set to testify in Essex Superior Court on the $143 million settlement Columbia Gas reached with residents and businesses last year.

Lawrence Mayor Dan Rivera: Columbia Gas' $53M Fine Should Go To Merrimack Valley Explosion Victims

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HAPPENING NOW: Lawrence Mayor Dan Rivera discusses federal charges against Columbia Gas, the utility behind the Merrimack Valley gas explosions.

Lawrence Mayor Dan Rivera - "This moratorium is exactly what we need until Columbia gas can show us they can walk and chew gum at the same time"

LAWRENCE — Mayor Dan Rivera and Columbia Gas are at odds over who was responsible for the gas main break Friday as well as several other details surrounding the incident.

Lawrence Mayor Dan Rivera stresses anyone within the evaucation area near South Broadway and Salem St. should get out now. Gas is shut off in the area along with electricity.

An evacuation has been ordered in Lawrence, Massachusetts Friday for a "major gas leak" in an area rocked by gas explosions and fires a year ago. "People must evacuate," Lawrence Mayor Dan Rivera said on Twitter, calling the event a level one gas leak.


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Lawrence Police Officer Carlos Vieira now on administrative leave after he was arrested for allegedly raping a 13 year old boy. Mayor Dan Rivera said “If found to be true we will move swiftly to remove the officer involved. This is a travesty.” Vieira’s due in court tomorrow

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I know Lawrence, MA, where announced her presidential run. was PROUDLY my hometown paper. (See embarrassing pics below). There’s a reason Lawrence mayor Dan Rivera endorsed Republican Gov : “They get it,” he said.

Rep. Kennedy will endorse Warren at her campiagn launch rally on Saturday, as Globe first reported. Sen. Markey, Rep. Trahan, Lawrence Mayor Dan Rivera and Boston City Councilwoman Michelle Wu will be among others to attend.

Lawrence Mayor Dan Rivera at a Friday news conference lambasted Columbia Gas. “Since yesterday — since yesterday —when we first got word of this incident, the least informed and the last to act has been Columbia Gas,” Rivera said.

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Lawrence Mayor Dan Rivera: donations can be brought to the Lawrence senior center. Volunteers are also needed. #MVGasFire 

NEW: #Lawrence  Mayor Dan Rivera is now asking ALL residents of South Lawrence to evacuate their homes - this, in addition to Columbia Gas customers. Continuing coverage:

"If you live in South Lawrence, don't come back to your home until we tell you to come back," Lawrence Mayor Dan Rivera. "We don't know if that will be anytime soon, so make plans for [Friday.]" #MerrimackExplosions  #LawrenceMA 

All residents in South Lawrence are being asked to evacuate, State Police say, citing Lawrence Mayor Dan Rivera. More live updates on the situation:

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Lawrence Mayor Dan Rivera to people in South Lawrence: ‘Get out of your house, go north of the river’