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Probing the Fire Department budget, Finance Committee Chairman Prager asked Fire Chief Joe Bosselait how Department performance would be impacted if the shift coverage by full time firefighters was reduced. Chief Bosselait said that Monday through Friday from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. full-time...
Funding for the schools remains a challenge, even after cutting deeply into the Groton municipal budget. Finance Committee Member Prager pointed out that there is a lot of information that is needed in order to make decisions, stressing that the budget from the school needs to be "sustainable."...
Selectmen voted to ratify their 2010 Memorandum of Understanding with Groton Electric Light Department (GELD) for a land exchange at the Station Avenue property whereby the Town of Groton would swap approximately .9 acres of land to be used for GELD's new buildings in exchange for GELD giving the...
In an effort to have a full understanding of the serious issues with the Regional School Department budget shortfall, and to share concerns and financial plans and status, the Groton Board of Selectmen and Finance Committee met with the Dunstable Board of Selectmen and Finance Committee along with...
The Town Manager, Board of Selectmen and Finance Committee continue to discuss up to a half million dollar cut from the municipal side of the budget following errors in the 2009 Groton Dunstable Regional School District budget that, as it carried forward, is causing a projected $2.7M shortfall....
GELD manager Kevin Kelly announced that Groton Electric Light Department is contracting with New England Builders Inc. for construction of GELD's new office and garage facilities, saying he is thrilled with the substantial lowering of the project cost and adding he is optimistic construction of the...
Groton Planning Board met with local business owners to discuss proposed changes to business districts, the Schedule of Use Regulations and Schedule of Intensity Regulations. The meeting was part of the Board's working session in preparation for a series of zoning amendments that they plan to...
Prompted by the surprise $2,700,000 budget shortfall at the Groton Dunstable Schools, the Finance Committee asked Town Manager Mark Haddad, in conjunction with town department Heads, to prepare a list of possible cuts of half a million dollars to the town's 2015 municipal budget. Some or all of...
The Board of Selectmen voted to reject the sole bid of $1,000 for the old Center Fire Station on Station Avenue and to open a new Request for Proposal (RFP) for the former Odd Fellows Hall. Bidder Steve Webber owner of the adjacent parking lot and property across the street from the station, told...
Developers of the Groton Inn Property, 128 Main Street LLC, presented a lower-density version of their original concept plan, eliminating cottages planned for a location behind the new Groton Inn and replacing them with a farmhouse, with connected ells and a barn. The structure will contain the...

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