Friday, August 13, 2004

A BUCKETFUL OF SUNSHINE. Nothing brightens the dog days of August better than a bouquet of sunflowers and other summer blooms. (Photo by Ellen Huber)
The clock has finally run out on the Carlisle Woods affordable housing project proposed by Massapoag Real Estate Development, at least for now. The 40B application of the land-locked 4.37 acres off Maple Street was dismissed by the Board of Appeals on August 5. The applicant had been given more than 60 days to supply a new accurate site-approval letter and ...more

A wide-ranging discussion of housing options and costs dominated the August 3 meeting of the Benfield Planning Task Force, which is charged with developing a plan for affordable housing and one ball field on the South Street parcel. ...more


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Petition seeks to place question on November ballot

A group of Carlisle residents, including Ferns Country Store owner Larry Bearfield, is circulating a petition to make Carlisle undry. The petition separately asks two questions: shall licenses be granted for the sale of beer and wine, and shall licenses be granted for the sale of all alcoholic beverages? Ten percent of registered voters in Carlisle, about ...more

State primary is September 14

Register to vote

The last day to register to vote in the September 14, 2004 State Primary Election is Wednesday, August 25. The Town Clerk's Office will be open 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. onthat day to accommodate new voter registrations.

Absentee ballots available

Registered voters who will not be able to vote at the polls in the state primary on Tuesday, September 14 due to:

  • absence from town
  • physical disability
  • religious belief

can obtain absentee ballots at the Town Clerk's office from now until Monday, September 13 at noon.

For those who need ballots mailed, application forms may be requested in person or by a family member.

The Town Clerk's office is located in the Town Hall on Westford Street.



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