The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, September 17, 2004


Be sure to mark your calendars for Saturday, September 18 (tomorrow) and Sunday, October 3. The Benfield Task Force will be hosting two Planning Days to present their vision of affordable housing and active recreation on Benfield Parcel A on South Street and to get feedback from the town's citizenry. Chair John Ballantine called the task force members together ...more

Thirteen percent of Carlisle's registered voters, 437 out of 3,389, made their way to Town Hall on Tuesday, September 14, to cast their ballots in a rather lackluster state primary election which featured only two contested races. As Assistant Clerk Irene Blake expressed it early in the morning, "Anything over 300 [nearly 10%] I guess would be because ...more

At the Carlisle School Committee meeting on September 8, Carlisle School Business Manager Steve Moore expressed concern about the reimbursement process for the school Wastewater Treatment Facility building project. ...more

"I must say it has been a fantastic opening. The first day everything went smoothly," new Carlisle Superintendent Marie Doyle told the Carlisle School Committee on September 8. ...more

The film crew of This Old House was back onsite at 730 Concord Street in early September. A lot of work has taken place at the site. From the road, you may have a tough time figuring out where the front entrance will end up. Will the front door still be in its original location in the oldest remaining, the Greek Revival façade dating back to 1849? Or ...more

The Carlisle Conservation Commission (ConsCom) made a unanimous decision September 9 to return responsibility for the decaying Greenough cottage, together with its basically sound barn, to the Board of Selectmen (BOS). Chair Roy Watson was authorized to draft a formal letter to that effect for final approval at the September 23 meeting. He was also asked to ...more

The Carlisle School Committee began the school year with an annual tour of the facilities on September 8, led by Superintendent of Buildings and Grounds David Flannery. ...more

Carlisle and nearby communities had a series of house breaks last week. Carlisle police advise residents to be alert and to notify police immediately of suspicious persons or events. The police number is 1-978-369-1155. ...more

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