The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, April 13, 2007


Carlisle School Superintendent Marie Doyle's new contract signed by the Carlisle School Committee on March 21 gives her increases in compensation, fringe benefits and paid time off. To understand her contract in the context of other top town employees, the Mosquito also examined the contracts of the following town/district employees: Concord-Carlisle Regional ...more

Although the Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) will likely begin deliberations on the Coventry Woods 40B application before the end of April, they have not yet closed the hearing and as of their April 9 meeting, have not made any formal, official decisions. The applicant, Mark O'Hagan, however, recently submitted a cost analysis to the ZBA stating that certain ...more

Chip Orcutt, property manager for Larue Renfroe, owner of Assurance Technology Corporation (ATC) and South Street Realty Trust of 84 South Street, appeared before the Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) requesting a Special Permit to use the Brick-End building for business purposes instead of as a residential rental unit and to increase the number of employees who ...more

At Town Meeting April 30, the Town Common Committee (TCC) will propose that Community Preservation Act (CPA) funds be used to rehabilitate and move the Honor Roll which now faces the rotary. The Honor Roll consists of two structures, the first erected in the 1940s to honor veterans of WWI and WWII, and the second added in the 1980s for Korean War veterans. ...more

Both the Finance Committee (FinCom) and the Board of Selectmen make recommendations on Town Meeting Warrant Articles (and sometimes they disagree) but it is the voters at Town Meeting who have the final say. Town Meeting, composed of ordinary registered voters, is the legislative body empowered to appropriate all funds and authorize spending. ...more

· Town Meeting. Planning Board members voted on April 9 to support Town Meeting Warrant Article 16 that relates to an initiative suggested by the Wireless Advisory Subcommittee. If approved by Town Meeting, it would authorize the Selectmen to offer as many as nine town-owned facilities or properties for lease to personal wireless providers. The ...more

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