The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, May 28, 2004


All four ballot questions were approved by the 888 voters who came in a steady stream throughout the day to cast their votes in the Carlisle election on May 25. Charlene Hinton was elected Town Clerk, Martha Bedrosian was re-elected to the Board of Health, and Raymond Bahr, Richard Boule and Peter Stuart won election to the Planning Board in the only contested ...more

The Open Space and Recreation (OS&R) Committee, a quiet and diligent group of citizens chaired by Steve Spang, is close to concluding an effort to revise and update Carlisle's Open Space and Recreation Plan. The committee has identified 58 unprotected parcels of land in Carlisle, consisting of ten or more acres, and has ranked them according to their desirability ...more

Concord Catholic churches to merge
St. Irene remains intact

The letter from the Archbishop, addressed to Reverend John Murray, Pastor of St. Bernard Parish in Concord, arrived by FedEx on Tuesday. "I am writing to inform you that I have decided that St. Bernard Parish will close, as will Our Lady Help of Christians Parish, and a new parish will be formed on the site of the present St. Bernard property ... The ...more

131 Virginia Farme. The Carlisle Board of Health (BOH) found itself reconsidering the septic system replacement at 131 Virginia Farme at its most recent meeting on May 13. Ted Doucette of Wind River Environmental appeared again to request a third waiver for the property. The BOH had already granted two waivers at its meeting in April. ...more

Superintendent's report. Davida Fox-Melanson began her May 19 Superintendent's report with a concern regarding MCAS and absent students. "Increasingly we have parents taking kids out for vacations," she explained. "It puts a huge stress on everyone." Special arrangements have to be made for students who are away during the ...more

Twelve people met to discuss the unfortunate state of the Town Common at a meeting initiated by Holly Salemy of the Carlisle Garden Club. The group included other club members, townspeople, and abutters to the site. ...more

Pesticide Applications

Yellow signs and/or flags on playing fields mean that a licensed pesticide applicator has applied chemicals to the field. The signs are posted at time of application through 72 hours after application. Some people may be sensitive to low levels of chemicals and should avoid or reduce potential exposure to pesticides. Sensitive individuals might include elderly ...more

Town Hall, 7:30 p.m.

7:30 Minutes and Bills ...more

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