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Synonyms for betterment

Synonyms for betterment

the act of making better or the condition of being made better

steady improvement, as of an individual or a society

Synonyms for betterment

an improvement that adds to the value of a property or facility

the act of relieving ills and changing for the better

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Craver said if the project had cost the full amount budgeted, betterments for lakefront properties would have exceeded $6,000.
CHARLTON -- Prindle Lake has been shored up by a dam restoration project that began eight years ago and recently finished $324,951 under budget, thereby saving lake residents thousands of dollars in betterment fees.
On appeal, Woodview argued that the town erred by enhancing the land's value as a result of the betterments serving it.
A tenant then loses the use of the improvements and betterments, although no loss has been incurred by them.
Nearly 200 water line abutters received a letter from the Water Department that gave a 30-day notice to pay half of their betterment or make arrangements with the town collector to pay it in annual increments, plus interest.
WEST BOYLSTON - In anticipation of questions regarding the bills for the final betterments for the sewer project, the Department of Public Works has released the following questions and answers document.
He pointed out that not long ago the betterment assessment for new sewers was 80 cents per square foot of a homeowner's lot size, but it has since increased to $1 per square foot.
LUNENBURG - Residents who live along the sewer lines in town will receive a final betterment assessment for the town's $13 million sewer project this month, and it could be as much as $12,000 or $13,000 per home.
Commissioners want to assess betterment charges that take into account all units.
LUNENBURG - Residents who live along sewer lines in town can anticipate receiving a final betterment assessment bill next month.
Selectmen, with town counsel weighing in, said the town is completing betterments for all properties.
Phillips said the town's policy for assessing betterments is flawed.
Once you take the percentage of money needed for betterments, will there be enough to cover the costs of running the park?
Some of the abutters will have to pay a $9,100 sewer betterment fee per house," Buzanoski said.
1 million Meadow Woods Mobile Home Park sewer and water project through the betterment process.