The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, March 21, 2003


In a potential harbinger of developments to come, the Carlisle Board of Selectmen reviewed an application already submitted to the state for an affordable housing development that would require significant deviations from local zoning standards. Given the limited information available to the selectmen, the many questions, and the limited time for review, the ...more

On Tuesday the Carlisle Board of Selectmen and the Carlisle Finance Committee decided to place a single override question on the ballot and the Warrant for the Spring Town Meeting. The entire $189,429 override would be used to fund the Concord-Carlisle High School FY04 budget. This level of funding would provide the high school an increase of about 3.6% over ...more

Candidates for town offices will be selected at the annual town caucus on Monday, March 24 at 7:00 p.m. in the Clark Room at Town Hall. This year, twelve positions will need to be filled, including two terms expiring on the board of selectmen, three on the planning board and one on the Carlisle School Committee. Any U.S. citizen who is a registered voter in ...more

The Carlisle Board of Health expected another standing-room-only meeting to discuss proposed animal management regulations, but the crowd that assembled at Town Hall was smaller than usual, perhaps because of the snow storm. Although the board is now on its eighteenth draft of the proposed regulations, there is still little consensus between board members ...more

· Appointments. Bruce Hendrickson, 341 Russell Street, was appointed to fill the vacancy on the board of assessors, created by the resignation of Thomas Dunkers. Hendrickson will fill this position until the town election scheduled for May 13, 2003. ...more

A full day of giving for the Carlisle Public School began with the silent auction Saturday night at the Middlesex School in Concord. Families that came to the preview from 4 to 5 p.m. exclaimed over the creative offerings. Ticket holders for the auction and dinner arrived at 6 p.m. and enjoyed delicious refreshments while writing down bids. The silent auction ...more

· Ragtime. Vice-chair of the Concord-Carlisle Regional School Committee (RSC) Michael Fitzgerald commented on the high school performance of Ragtime, and recognized the excellent job done by the music department. "I was totally taken with the number of kids involved." ...more

With state aid for fiscal year 2004 now on the table, acting superintendent Eugene Thayer told the Concord-Carlisle Regional School Committee (RSC) on March 11 that the FY04 operating budget can be lowered significantly. ...more

Agendas for upcoming town meetings
Planning Board agenda for March 24

Town Hall 7:30 p.m.

7:30 Minutes 3/10/03 ...more

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