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Chambers, town board square off

Aug 29, 2019 - The Boston Globe

Herb Chambers' high-wattage smile may be a familiar sight to many New Englanders, a beaming presence among the car dealer's seemingly ubiquitous advertisements.

But you probably won't see that grin if you mention the Burlington planning board to him these days. What would seem like a fairly routine request to split his Audi-Porsche dealership, just off a Route 128 ramp in town, into two separate buildings has turned into a legal quagmire.

His eponymous, Somerville-based company succe...