FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, April 25, 2019
Media Contact: John Guilfoil
Email: [email protected]
Groveland Officials Remind Residents of Upcoming Town Meeting
GROVELAND — Finance and Personnel Director Denise Dembkoski wishes to remind residents that Groveland’s annual Town Meeting will be held this coming Monday.
Monday, April 29 at 7 p.m.
Dr. Elmer S. Bagnall School, 253 School St.
Residents will be asked to vote on 40 articles at the annual Town Meeting, including an article seeking $146.3 million in funds to build a new combined Pentucket Regional Middle-High School.
Additional articles ask residents to vote whether to change the position of Town Clerk from an elected to an appointed post, authorize selectmen to deem permanent conservation land on eight acres of town property, and on the addition of the School Committee’s contingency plan to the Pentucket Regional School District Regional Agreement.
There are also eight community preservation articles on the warrant, seeking funding for projects like making Veasey Park Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant, painting Washington Hall, phase two improvements to the Pines, recreational trail preservation, a new playground at the Pines, and the acquisition of 3.5 acres of land at 733 Salem St. rear.
The warrant also includes numerous articles pertaining to the town budget, election and ballot questions, and funding for various town departments.
To view the annual Town Meeting warrant, click here.