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Lowell City Council Agenda Feb 3rd 2015

Mostly a repost of last week’s snowed out with a few added items. LOWELL CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 03, 2015 CITY HALL, CITY COUNCIL CHAMBER TIME 6:30 PM CITY CLERK 1. CITY CLERK 1.1. Minutes of City Council … Continue reading

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City Council Agenda January 27th 2015

GN: Based on the weather, this meeting will be postponed but here is the Agenda. LOWELL CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING TUESDAY, JANUARY 27, 2015 CITY HALL, CITY COUNCIL CHAMBER TIME 6:30 PM CITY CLERK 1. CITY CLERK 1.1. Minutes of … Continue reading

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Sunday Notes January 25th 2015

Lowell Progress Report Included in this weeks Council Agenda is a 2014 Progress Report from the Manager focusing on the stated Priorities of Education, Economic Development and Public Safety including a look towards 2015. Based on the stated goals of … Continue reading

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Big Decisions LLC HIGH SCHOOL? Councilor thinks Outside the box

Imagine the Trinity Headmaster’s Office, The Shaw Farm Cafeteria or the Pride Star Gym at Lowell High? How about Raytheon presents Lowell High School! Give City Councilor Corey Belanger credit, at least he is thinking outside the box. He has … Continue reading

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Student Population and Teacher Salary Average Information

With the newly publicized issues with the School Committee and Teacher’s Union, it seemed an appropriate time to look at Student Data and Teacher Salaries in Lowell compared to the State Average and other city’s and towns. This is all … Continue reading

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Why is UTL the ONLY Union asked to negotiate in public?

I’m sure that the Lowell School Committee members and some of their supporters will be upset with me (then again who don’t I tick off) but why is it that each and every time it come to contract negotiations with … Continue reading

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Lowell School Committee contradicting themselves?

Is it just me or does this Lowell School Committee seem to be contradicting themselves. In June of 2014 they pulled a 2 year contract off the table for Supt. Franco after agreeing to it, then gave her a year … Continue reading

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