6:30 p.m. MLP Backhaul Cost Sharing Agreement
David Gordin reported on the work of the MLP (Heath Broadband) to provide redundancy for the broadband network. The towns of Heath, Rowe, Charlemont, Colrain, and Leyden have worked together on a 5-town agreement and obtained $400,000 from the state to build the infrastructure. Sheila Litchfield and Sue Lively gave Dave Kudos for guiding the MLP so well through the process. The $400,000 grant is the second highest awarded in the state.
7:00 p.m. Public Information Meeting about Library Relocation
This was an hour and a half where people were able to ask questions and express their feelings about the relocation of the library operations to Jacobs Road. Some of the discussion points are in the bullets below, but interested persons should listen to the audio tape starting at about the 2:10 position on the tape.
Acronyms & References
STM 2023 Truck Handout
ADA Accessibility of Sawyer Hall
SB Public Statement on AT&T Tower