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Friday, April 4, 2003


On April 2 (not an April Fool's joke), Darice Wareham, chair of the Carlisle Cable Communications Advisory Committee received the following message from Robert Travers, Comcast's manager of government relations: ...more

Last week the Carlisle Conservation Commission (ConsCom) heard from Calvin Layton, senior arborist for NStar, and the man responsible for all the ribbons tied around Carlisle's roadside trees. Layton was accompanied by Nicole Sullivan, his assistant and the person who does most of the door-knocking and ribbon-tying. ...more

After the $150,000 footpath construction proposal received a tepid reception from the Carlisle Finance Committee (FinCom), the pedestrian and bike safety advisory committee ("footpath committee") turned to the selectmen on March 25 for guidance on how to win FinCom support. ...more

· Westford Street tennis court. The commission continued a hearing on a notice of intent presented by Barbara Chappell of Westford Street. Chappell's plans for a new tennis court, with associated grading, were approved. ...more

At the March 25 Concord Carlisle Regional School Committee meeting Concord middle school teachers Sarah Oelkers and Liz Feakins received permission from the committee to offer two educational trips this summer for students entering grades eight, nine, and ten. They plan to accompany twelve students to Athens and Rome for eight days in July ("The Ulysses ...more

Maureen Tarca of the recreation committee reviewed an upcoming Warrant article seeking $95,000 in funding for four tennis courts. Because the RecCom would repay the town for this funding through program and user fees, it will not cost the town anything and will have no impact on property taxes. In essence, the recreation committee is just using the town's ...more

· School lunch price increases to $2.00. Effective Monday, March 31 the price of a school lunch will increase to $2.00. The Carlisle School Committee approved the increase at their meeting on March 4. The increase is designed to help offset the increased operating cost of the program. ...more

The following are agendas for upcoming town meetings. ...more

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