The Franklin School Committee will meet tonight a week after postponing it's regularly scheduled meeting because of last Tuesday's winter storm and will hear from the Superintendent of Schools, about her Fiscal Year 2020 budget proposal, which reflects a six-percent... Read more.
FRANKLIN - The Franklin School Committee will be holding a Legislative Forum tonight. The topic will be education funding. In particular, unfunded state mandates that are creating funding issues for many school districts. Franklin's Legislative Delegation are planning... Read more.
The Medway Planning and Economic Development Board will discuss the proposed Willows Adult Retirement Community tonight. It will be built on Village Street consisting of 227 units. In other business, zoning bylaw amendments for the May town meeting will be reviewed... Read more.
Milford School Committee members discussed the feasibility of busing walkers, mainly for safety reasons. The cost to bus walkers and other factors may make it prohibitive. Currently 2,2000 students are bused to class. A new contract was signed last week for... Read more.
Funds to pay off winter storm bills was ok'd by town councilors in Franklin at a meeting last week. The Upton Planning Board will hold a hearing tonight on proposed modifications to the Cross Winds subdivision. Uxbridge Selectmen tonight will discuss property on Sutton... Read more.
The Upon Finance Committee holds its annual budget hearing tonight on the new package that goes into effect July 1st. The total is just over $20 million, a 9.2 percent increase over this year. The Mendon Finance Committee meets tonight to discuss a tax agreement, a... Read more.
DAYBREAK AUDIO - The Franklin School Committee recently discussed a policy for lasting memorials to students who have died. Under the agreement the district would accept memorial contributions other than scholarships if the principal agrees. Member Trevor Clement said... Read more.