The Martha’s Vineyard economy is built in part on a seasonal influx of short- and long-term visitors. While many choose to stay in one of the Island’s inns or hotels, a significant portion of those visitors will rent a private house.


Legislation Filed by Senator Dan Wolf for the 2015-2016 Legislative Session




S1022 - An Act authorizing muni...

BOSTON—Senator Daniel A. Wolf (D-Harwich) was pleased to announce that several fire departments on Cape Cod, Nantucket, and Martha’s Vineyard will be receiving a combined $53,610 in state funding from the Massachusetts Department of Fire Se...

Spend an hour discussing contemporary issues with state Sen. Daniel Wolf and you'll no doubt end up emotionally and intellectually exhausted. His brain works like an Intel chip inside an Apple computer, processing countless bits...

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Dan Wolf, Thu, 04/11/2013

This week, the Senate released Senate bill 1766: “An Act Relative to Transportation Finance,” and we plan on debating this legislation over the next few days. As the debate continues over how best to fund our transportation and infrastructu...

Dan Wolf, Sun, 02/03/2013

We've reached a major milestone and achievement in the long effort to address Cape Cod's most serious environmental challenge.

In January, the Massachusetts Water Pollution Abatement Trust approved $3.35 million to fund the creation of a comprehensive ...

Dan Wolf, Sun, 02/03/2013

Here is my pledge:

I will support and work for tougher gun control laws in Massachusetts this coming session.

The time to face the scourge of assault weapons not only has come, it came long ago. And so in the wake of the tragedy in Newtown, Connecti...