Park Service May Expand Salem, MA, Coastal Property

Historic Derby Wharf in Salem with the Friendship in the foreground. Photo by ##http://newenglandboating.com/author/tom## Tom Richardson##

Salem News: The National Park Service will be asked to study a possible expansion of the boundaries of its property in downtown Salem, Massachusetts, Congressman John Tierney announced yesterday.

Tierney (D-Salem) said he would file legislation that will direct the National Park Service to conduct a study in Salem and along Essex County’s southern coast to determine the “suitability and feasibility” of including portions within the boundary of the Salem Maritime National Historic Site.

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