The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, July 30, 1999


The aura of civic responsibility shone brightly in the Clark Room on July 13 as representatives from most of the town's boards and departments gathered with the selectmen to highlight their goals, and provide updates on what they have been doing this past fiscal year. Board of selectmen chair Doug Stevenson stated that the selectmen's purpose for calling the ...more

On July 23, Carlisle State Senator Susan Fargo and her colleagues on the joint committee on transportation were pleased to announce that they had approved a transportation bond bill, paving the way for a "wider, more accessible, and less stagnant" Route 3. However, that news will not be well received by Carlisle officials. ...more

The selectmen gave thumbs up to new town counsel Deutsch Williams Brooks DeRensis Holland & Drachman, P.C., in an informal review held on July 13. The board will gather input from other town boards about their experience with town counsel over the last six months. They expect to formally reappoint the firm at their next meeting. ...more

Affordable housing and trees have emerged as the unavoidable casualties in recent plans for development in town. The Carlisle Planning Board struggled with these issues and discussed a potential legal battle with Berry Corner Lane residents at its July 19 meeting, ...more

The attorney general's office has verbally approved the wireless communications facility moratorium bylaw adopted at this spring's Town Meeting, according to town clerk Sarah Andreassen. Under the bylaw, no permit for the construction of a wireless communications facility may be granted for six months. During the six-month moratorium period, the wireless ...more

Five girls on the Concord-Carlisle girls under-12 soccer team made the District Select Olympic Development Team, which will allow them to play other districts from around the state this summer. District teams are drawn from 30-plus towns, so having five girls make the team was a great accomplishment. Qualifying for the team were Julie deJesus, Damara Hawley, ...more

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