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Friday, April 27, 2007

FOUR RUNNERS. The four candidates for two open seats on the School Committee answered questions at the League of Women Voters Candidates Forum on April 22. Left to right are Moderator Sara Rolley and candidates Donald Rober, Kevin Smith, Dale Ryder and Wendell Sykes. (Photo by Mollie McPhee Ho)
The League of Women Voters held the annual Candidates Forum last Sunday at the Town Hall. It was a time to put faces and personalities to names. Sara Rolley was the moderator. ...more

Check CCTV Channels 8 and 9 for the League of Women Voters Candidates Forum of April 22

After nearly two years of testimony from peer review engineers, abutters, attorneys, appraisers and other experts, the Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) accepted final words from the public at the April 18 Coventry Woods 40B hearing and subsequently closed the hearing to begin deliberations. Chairperson Cindy Nock thanked everyone, stating that "[Coventry ...more

Carlisle has an open form of Town Meeting, where all voters registered in the town may participate in discussing and making decisions concerning matters affecting the town, including a FY08 levy limit budget of $21,140,875 (Articles 4 and 13), and a levy-limit override of $245,682 (Article 6). The meeting will convene on Monday, April 30, at 7 p.m. at the ...more

Beginning this spring, exclusively organic methods will be used to maintain playing fields under the care of the Carlisle Recreation Commission (RecCom). The Commission voted on April 2 to stop the use of all non-organic pesticides, herbicides and fertilizers on the Spalding and Banta-Davis playing fields. ...more

There are two open seats on the Board of Health (BOH) and three candidates running, providing Carlisle with a choice. All three appeared at the League of Women Voters forum on Sunday. When asked, "What are the biggest challenges or highest priorities facing the Board of Health?" incumbent Martha Bedrosian, incumbent William Risso and challenger Christopher ...more

On April 24, concern with spending millions fixing up a high school slated for replacement and disappointment with plans for the Town Common Honor Roll prompted the Selectmen to defer voting on whether to support Article 11 and Article 17 Motion 5 for the April 30 Town Meeting. Other Articles were supported unanimously, with the exception of Article 6 (override), ...more

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