Archive for March 2nd, 2010

March 2nd, 2010

Superintendant No Longer Acting

by LonSeidman

On a 9-0 vote, the Board of Education approved Superintendent Joe Macary’s contract after a contentious meeting Monday night. Macary was hired after Dr. Thomas Smyth retired at the end of the 2008-2009 school year. Until now Macary has been serving with the title of “acting” superintendent because he had not yet fulfilled state requirements to hold the position of superintendent. He completed those requirements and received the appropriate certification last week.

The move was contested by retired and present teachers as well as

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March 2nd, 2010

Town Council Meets Today

by LonSeidman

Here is the agenda for today’s Town Council meeting.AGENDA 03-02-10

Please note that the location will be at Tyrrell Middle School’s auditorium at 7:30.

Among the agenda items include:

– Accepting money from the US Government to reconstruct Long Swamp Rd. from Wolcott Rd. to Gianni Dr. This will include placement of a stop sign on Long Swamp at Stanley St. and improving sight lines.
– Appointing a Charter Revision Commission
– Promoting police officers to the rank of seargent