The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, August 3, 2007

News

A 348-megawatt power plant proposed for the town of Billerica will be reviewed by the state Energy Facilities Siting Board this fall, according to the Lowell Sun ("Battle lines form over North Billerica power plant plan" July 16). The Montgomery Billerica plant, a joint venture between Montgomery Electric of Burlington, Connecticut, and DG Cleanpower ...more

Carlisle's Summer Fun recreation program is in full swing, with one week remaining in the last of three two-week sessions. Children have lots of activities to choose from to make their day enjoyable. Co-director Cindy Nock says, "We try to have options that kids like." Lacrosse, soccer, field hockey, arts and crafts, canoeing and kayaking, tennis, ...more

The Concord-Carlisle Regional School District has spent close to $50,000 in legal fees in connection with the contested project to build two artificial athletic fields on wooded land behind the Concord-Carlisle Regional High School (CCHS), according to Director of Finance and Operations John Flaherty. The July 24 Regional School Committee (RSC) meeting was ...more

The Concord-Carlisle Regional School Committee (RSC) has received a letter from Superintendent of Maynard Schools Mark Masterson, stating he would like to sit down and talk about the possibility of the three towns regionalizing at the high school level. Both the town of Maynard and the Concord-Carlisle Regional School District (RSD) have asked the Massachusetts ...more

· Sorli Farm. Chair pro tem David Freedman continued the public hearing on the application by Omnipoint Communications, Inc. to build a personal wireless communication facility on the Sorli Farm at 1022 Westford Street. Attorney Brian Grossman and engineer Sameer Parakkavetty, representing the applicant, presented a series of photographs ...more

Demolition of the old cottage on the town's Greenough Conservation Land is expected to take place in September, according to Selectman Alan Carpenito. He is supervising the project, which was authorized by Town Meeting this spring. The structure was judged unsafe and too expensive to repair. ...more

[Ed note: The following was compiled from the board's minutes.] ...more

Two and a half years after evaluators from the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), the organization that accredits schools, toured the Concord-Carlisle Regional High School (CCHS), administrators and faculty continue work to meet the goals stated in the 2004-05 NEASC report. ...more

Carlisle Elementary School Principal Patrice Hurley is just about done with hiring teachers for the 2007-2008 school year, she explained in a phone conversation. She has hired a new fourth-grade teacher and a kindergarten teacher, filled the second-grade position from an internal hire, and has hired a short-term substitute for elementary art teacher Rachel ...more

Town Hall, 7:00 p.m.

7:00 Town Administrator Report ...more


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