The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, August 25, 2006

AN UNEXPECTED GUEST. Black bears continue to make news all over Carlisle. See article for the bear facts and read the letter in the Mosquito Mail section. (Photo by Bonnie Ford)
The Conant Land holds a secret. So do the Cranberry Bog, Towle Field, the Town Forest, Great Brook Farm State Park, Estabrook Woods, Fox Hill — in fact most of Carlisle's beautiful woods and trails. ...more

Three years of legal jockeying that has occupied the Carlisle Conservation Commission (ConsCom), Dennis and Linda Chateauneuf and finally the Town of Carlisle may be at an end. At their August 10 meeting, the commissioners voted to notify the Board of Selectmen that the Tall Pines homeowners have satisfied the concerns of the Conservation Restriction Advisory ...more

The school may soon add monitoring controls to its water system to trigger an alarm when water pressure drops, or water in the storage tanks drops below a certain level. ...more

The housing market may be weak in the knees, but tax valuations are headed higher as the Board of Assessors completes its three-year reassessment of Carlisle properties. Assessor John Speidel estimated an average increase in the range of 10 to 15% when he described the process at the town Finance Team (FinTeam) meeting on August 22. ...more

Jack Proust of the Pedestrian and Bike Safety Advisory Committee appeared before the Board of Selectmen on August 22 to give a status on pathways and to request release of some funds. ...more

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Fall Town Meeting will be held:
Monday, October 30.
National and Town Elections will be held:
Tuesday, November 7.

2006 The Carlisle Mosquito