The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, August 31, 2007

News

While others finish their summer vacations and prepare for school to begin, the thoughts of the Board of Selectmen (BOS) and Finance Committee (FinCom) members turn once again to trying to contain a growing budget. But this year the squeeze will be especially tight. At the joint BOS/FinCom meeting August 25, Tim Hult noted that in his 20 years in town government, ...more

The Massachusetts School Building Authority (MSBA) recently visited Carlisle for the first time since the school filed a Statement of Interest for a new building project with the agency earlier this year. School Building Committee Chair Christy Barbee said one MSBA staff member and two architectural and engineering consultants toured the buildings on campus ...more

More than a dozen Historic District residents squeezed into the Historical Commission meeting at Town Hall on August 28 to hear about the latest plans for pathways in the town center and beyond. Chair Deb Belanger, Jack Troast and Selectman Alan Carpenito of the Pedestrian and Bike Safety Advisory Committee presented plans of proposed construction on Bedford ...more

Democratic Party

Eileen Donoghue (eileendonoghue.com) ...more

On Wednesday, August 22, the 40B Review Working Group met for the first time to review its mission and objectives. As noted last week, the group will be reviewing current Carlisle rules and regulations and coming up with a checklist of items needed before 40B applications can go forward. State law Chapter 40B allows a developer to bypass zoning regulations ...more

· Spalding roof patched. A roofing contractor repaired part of the Spalding Building roof this summer to stop water leaking over the circular part of the building. Wood planks were replaced in a 6x8 foot section of the roof where water leaked and the tar and gravel top layer was also replaced. ...more

Executive Director of the Massachusetts Association of School Committees Glenn Koocher addressed the Concord-Carlisle Regional School Committee (RSC) on August 9, touching on a number of current hot issues and concerns, including the future of METCO and why so many U.S. schools appear to be underperforming. ...more

· Facilitator contract. The Carlisle School Committee has contracted for $4,900 with Jim Littleford of Littleford and Associates to visit the Carlisle School on August 31 and work with teachers, administrators and the school committee to address issues of teacher dissatisfaction. Carlisle School Business Manager Heidi Zimmerman said the cost will ...more

The future community housing to be built on the town-owned Benfield Land was the topic of informal discussion at the Housing Authority's meeting on August 23. Housing Authority members expressed interest in the possiblity of having architect John Winslow create sample drawings of a proposed 26-unit senior development on the South Street property. The group ...more

Members of the Carlisle School Committee (CSC) met over dinner on August 23 to review lists of goals for the School Committee, the superintendent, and the school district for the coming year. The group also considered how the tight FY09 budget environment (see page 1, "Bad news builds on FY '09 budget") might affect the school. ...more

· 274 Heald Road. At its August 21 meeting the Carlisle Board of Health (BOH) approved a plan to replace a failed septic system. The existing system is 50 feet from neighboring wetlands and the new leaching field will be 72 feet away, although current town regulations call for a 100-foot buffer zone. Engineer David Schofield representing homeowner ...more

Bus 4 ...more

6:15 a.m., school bus yard

6:25 a.m., School St. #401

6:27 a.m., Baldwin & Stearns

6:30 a.m., Stearns & Rodgers

6:31 a.m., Stearns #94

6:32 a.m., Stearns & Bedford

6:33 a.m., Bedford #549

6:34 a.m., Bedford & Canterbury

6:36 a.m., Maple #119

6:37 a.m., Maple & Piggery

6:39 a.m., Maple #528

6:41 a.m., Brook & Peter Hans

6:43 a.m., Brook & Page Brook

6:46 a.m., Bedford & Stoney Gate

6:47 a.m., River #104

6:49 a.m., River & Nowell Farme

6:53 a.m., River #532

6:53 a.m., River & Prospect

7:17 a.m., CCHS

Carlisle bus 33

6:15 a.m., school bus yard

6:24 a.m., Indian Hill & Indian Hill Road

6:26 a.m., Autumn & Robbins

6:30 a.m., Estabrook #137

6:32 a.m., Bellows Hill & Russell

6:37 a.m., South & Fifty Acre

6:39 a.m., South & Heald

6:42 a.m., Heald & Berry Corner

6:44 a.m., Heald & Judy Farm

6:46 a.m., Acton #66

6:47 a.m., Acton #8

6:49 a.m., Westford #1171

6:50 a.m., Westford #1400

6:52 a.m., West #6

6:54 a.m., West & Acton

6:56 a.m., West #488

6:58 a.m., West #575

6:59 a.m., West & Log Hill

7:20 a.m., CCHS

Carlisle bus 6

6:18 a.m., school bus yard

6:29 a.m., Bedford #44

6:33 a.m., Rutland #181

6:34 a.m., Rutland & Overlook

6:35 a.m., Rutland #321

6:36 a.m., North & Rutland

6:40 a.m., North & McAllister

6:42 a.m., North #1173

6:45 a.m., Maple #848

6:46 a.m., Hemlock & Laurelwood

6:49 a.m., East St. #907

6:50 a.m., East & E. Meadow

6:51 a.m., East & E. Riding

6:52 a.m., East & Ice Pond

6:54 a.m., East & Woodbine

6:55 a.m., East & Partridge

6:57 a.m., East & Cutters Ridge

6:57 a.m., East & Blaisdell

6:59 a.m., Concord & Church

7:02 a.m., Concord & Clark Farm

7:03 a.m., Concord #365

7:07 a.m., Concord #959

7:09 a.m., Concord & Buttrick

7:10 a.m., Lowell & Hartwell

7:14 a.m., Lowell #1048

7:19 a.m., CCHS

Carlisle bus 26

6:18 a.m., school bus yard

6:29 a.m., Westford & Rockland

6:30 a.m., Westford #91

6:32 a.m., Westford #416

6:33 a.m., Westford #468

6:34 a.m., Munroe Hill & Nathan

6:36 a.m., Virginia Farme #68

6:39 a.m., Lowell #55

6:41 a.m., Lowell & Elizabeth Ridge

6:43 a.m., Lowell & Litchfield

6:44 a.m., Lowell & Sunset

6:46 a.m., Lowell & Orchard Acres

6:47 a.m., Lowell & Ember

6:48 a.m., Lowell & Wolf Rock

6:49 a.m., Lowell & North

6:50 a.m., Curve #385

6:51 a.m., Curve #360

6:53 a.m., Curve & Cranberry Hill

6:54 a.m., Curve & Hart Harm

6:56 a.m., Curve & Fiske

7:01 a.m., Curve & Hutchins

7:03 a.m., Curve & Forest Park

7:07 a.m., Cross #483

7:07 a.m., Cross & Bingha.m.

7:20 a.m., CCHS

Carlisle bus 31

6:15 a.m., school bus yard

6:25 a.m., School St. #401

6:27 a.m., Baldwin & Stearns

6:30 a.m., Stearns & Rodgers

6:31 a.m., Stearns #94

6:32 a.m., Stearns & Bedford

6:33 a.m., Bedford #549

6:34 a.m., Bedford & Canterbury

6:36 a.m., Maple #119

6:37 a.m., Maple & Piggery

6:39 a.m., Maple #528

6:41 a.m., Brook & Peter Hans

6:43 a.m., Brook & Page Brook

6:46 a.m., Bedford & Stoney Gate

6:47 a.m., River #104

6:49 a.m., River & Nowell Farme

6:53 a.m., River #532

6:53 a.m., River & Prospect

7:17 a.m., CCHS

Carlisle bus 33

6:15 a.m., school bus yard

6:24 a.m., Indian Hill & Indian Hill Road

6:26 a.m., Autumn & Robbins

6:30 a.m., Estabrook #137

6:32 a.m., Bellows Hill & Russell

6:37 a.m., South & Fifty Acre

6:39 a.m., South & Heald

6:42 a.m., Heald & Berry Corner

6:44 a.m., Heald & Judy Farm

6:46 a.m., Acton #66

6:47 a.m., Acton #8

6:49 a.m., Westford #1171

6:50 a.m., Westford #1400

6:52 a.m., West #6

6:54 a.m., West & Acton

6:56 a.m., West #488

6:58 a.m., West #575

6:59 a.m., West & Log Hill

7:20 a.m., CCHS

Carlisle bus 6

6:18 a.m., school bus yard

6:29 a.m., Bedford #44

6:33 a.m., Rutland #181

6:34 a.m., Rutland & Overlook

6:35 a.m., Rutland #321

6:36 a.m., North & Rutland

6:40 a.m., North & McAllister

6:42 a.m., North #1173

6:45 a.m., Maple #848

6:46 a.m., Hemlock & Laurelwood

6:49 a.m., East St. #907

6:50 a.m., East & E. Meadow

6:51 a.m., East & E. Riding

6:52 a.m., East & Ice Pond

6:54 a.m., East & Woodbine

6:55 a.m., East & Partridge

6:57 a.m., East & Cutters Ridge

6:57 a.m., East & Blaisdell

6:59 a.m., Concord & Church

7:02 a.m., Concord & Clark Farm

7:03 a.m., Concord #365

7:07 a.m., Concord #959

7:09 a.m., Concord & Buttrick

7:10 a.m., Lowell & Hartwell

7:14 a.m., Lowell #1048

7:19 a.m., CCHS

Carlisle bus 26

6:18 a.m., school bus yard

6:29 a.m., Westford & Rockland

6:30 a.m., Westford #91

6:32 a.m., Westford #416

6:33 a.m., Westford #468

6:34 a.m., Munroe Hill & Nathan

6:36 a.m., Virginia Farme #68

6:39 a.m., Lowell #55

6:41 a.m., Lowell & Elizabeth Ridge

6:43 a.m., Lowell & Litchfield

6:44 a.m., Lowell & Sunset

6:46 a.m., Lowell & Orchard Acres

6:47 a.m., Lowell & Ember

6:48 a.m., Lowell & Wolf Rock

6:49 a.m., Lowell & North

6:50 a.m., Curve #385

6:51 a.m., Curve #360

6:53 a.m., Curve & Cranberry Hill

6:54 a.m., Curve & Hart Harm

6:56 a.m., Curve & Fiske

7:01 a.m., Curve & Hutchins

7:03 a.m., Curve & Forest Park

7:07 a.m., Cross #483

7:07 a.m., Cross & Bingha.m.

7:20 a.m., CCHS

Polls open 7 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Clark Room, Town Hall

ConsCom agenda for Thursday, Sept. 6

7:30 p.m. Town Hall

7:30 Minutes, bills, agenda items ...more


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