The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, December 10, 2004


Before Town Meeting on December 6, town officials met with the School Building Committee (SBC) and HTA Engineers in the Corey dining room hoping to hear answers to the question on everyone's mind, "Why were bids so much higher than estimated?" ...more

After an hour and a quarter wait to achieve a quorum, the Special Town Meeting on December 6 was concluded quickly as Article 3, requesting additional funding for the Carlisle School wastewater treatment plant, was not moved (see story this page). ...more

"Recreational fields are a land-intensive activity and land in Carlisle is very expensive," said Tricia Smith of the Conservation Commission. In a nutshell, that's why the town is having such a difficult time providing playing fields for the growing number of Carlisle boys and girls who want to use them. And some people are eyeing town-owned conservation ...more

The Carlisle Conservation Commission (ConsCom) wrapped up anticipated approvals on three significant filings at a relatively brief session December 2. The ongoing hearings covered access plans for Benfield Parcels B and C and an agreement on delineation of wetland resource boundaries on a 20-acre Concord Street site slated for build-out by Bruce Wheeler of ...more

The Carlisle Police Department was able to conduct 24 hours of patrol dedicated solely to traffic enforcement because of a grant from the Governor's Highway Safety Bureau and the executive office of Public Safety for the "Click It or Ticket" program. Between November 15 and November 28, police officers made 49 stops and issued 32 citations; they ...more

The Board of Health public hearing on the revised "Town of Carlisle Manure Management Regulations" has been continued to Thursday, January 13, 2005, at 8 p.m. in the Heald Room at Town Hall. ...more

Modular units, one option for immediate school space needs. Business Manager Steven Moore told the School Committee that he is beginning the process of investigating options of modular units and their location on the school campus property. He commented that while speaking with professionals about the school campus he is "limited to certain ...more

This fall saw the return of tackle football for Carlisle's fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth graders, as the Concord Carlisle Pop Warner (CCPW) program was launched with great success. With an overall organizational goal of ensuring that our community has a meaningful quality football program for its children, the program hopes to see a direct benefit in providing ...more

The fire department has instituted a new procedure for the issuance of open burning permits. ...more

Middle School Options. On Wednesday, December 15, the Carlisle School Committee meeting will include a presentation of the options being considered for next year's middle school structure. This topic may be of particular interest to parents whose children will be in grades 6, 7 and 8 next school year. ...more

Town Hall 7:30 p.m.

7:30 Minutes: 11/22/04 ...more

2004 The Carlisle Mosquito