Board supports CPA requests for beach mats, access stairs, historic preservation funds

With the deadline for preliminary Community Preservation Act applications looming, the select board recently reviewed three that involve town-owned property – and therefore require approval before they can be submitted to the Community Preservation Committee – related to Mobi beach mats, restoration of the Western Avenue access stairs, and digitizing local historical items. The beach…

New committee, working group to address ‘existential challenge’ of climate change, sea level rise

The select board approved this week the establishment of a Climate Adaptation Committee and a Climate Adaptation Working Group “to strengthen the community and promote civic engagement through informed and coordinated policy development for climate change adaptation” at the request of Department of Climate Adaptation and Conservation Director Chris Krahforst. The committee is charged with…

SchoolCom: More discussion ahead before consolidation of buildings becomes final

In response to what School Committee Chair Stephanie Peters called “some confusion out there,” at Monday night’s committee meeting she referred anyone with questions about the committee’s Sept. 12 vote to accept the recommendation by the Best Educational Use of School Facilities Ad Hoc Committee to consolidate Hull’s schools to review the minutes. Known as…

Board supports CPA requests for beach mats, access stairs, historic preservation funds

With the deadline for preliminary Community Preservation Act applications looming, the select board recently reviewed three that involve town-owned property – and therefore require approval before they can be submitted to the Community Preservation Committee – related to Mobi beach mats, restoration of the Western Avenue access stairs, and digitizing local historical items. The beach…