The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, January 19, 2007

CATCH 'EM IF YOU CAN. Seana Rabbito blows bubbles for her Story Time kids at the Gleason Library. To read about new staff members at the library, see pages. (Photo by Mollie McPhee Ho)
On January 8 the Planning Board held a public hearing for Chestnut Estates, a new 25-acre subdivision on Rutland Street. Engineer Peter Howe, representing the applicant, the John Raymond Brown Estate, presented three versions of their plans: ...more

The Board of Health (BOH) agreed to use stronger wording to convey their requirements to the Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) regarding conditions they want the ZBA to add to the comprehensive permit being sought by Mark O'Hagan for his proposed Coventry Woods 40B development on Concord Street. ...more

Did you know that:

• Beaver dams are more protected than beavers themselves? The fine for breaching a beaver dam without a permit can be up to $25,000 per day.

• Beavers show affection and mate for life.

• They have hand-like forepaws and eat the bark off of sticks like we would eat an ear of corn.

• In the 1970s a woman turned one of her bedrooms into ...more

Potential agreement has been reached between the Conservation Commission (ConsCom) and three other parties seeking to remedy a violation of both the Rules and Regulations for Carlisle Conservation Lands and the terms of a Conservation Restriction (CR #52). Most anxious to resolve the situation at ConsCom's January 10 hearing was the recipient of an official ...more

2007 The Carlisle Mosquito