East Machias Selectboard discusses school consolidation threat, sewer easements

by Sarah Craighead Dedmon

Language slipped into the state budget during the final hours of July’s government shutdown could signal a move toward statewide school consolidation, something the East Machias Selectboard has lobbied against once before.

“I think that in the end, this is just a bigger shot at what [Governor] Baldacci had when he was in,” said Bucket Davis, chairman of the East Machias Selectboard. “The people really want to have their eyes open for this.”

Related Posts
Eastern Maine Elite State Champions proudly display their winning banner
No image
Feds giving Maine extra help for hungry seniors
No image
Eastport Bay Day offers wide range of activities