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FM #499 - School Comm Mtg - 03/23/21 - P2 of 3
Episode 49926th March 2021 • Franklin (MA) Matters • Steve Sherlock
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The meeting was conducted in a hybrid format: some of the School Committee members, Central Office personnel, and key guests were in the Council Chambers; the remainder, along with the public, were remote via conference bridge, all to adhere to the ‘social distancing’ requirements of this pandemic period.

I’ve split the just almost three hour meeting into three logical segments:

  • First - covers the school budget public hearing (approx. 1 hour and 27 minutes)
  • *** Second *** picks up the regular meeting and Jefferson presentation (approx. 43 mins)
  • Third - from the discussion action items through to the end of the public meeting (approx. 39 minutes)

The show notes contain links to the meeting agenda and to my notes. The meeting packet folder will hold the other documents released for the meeting.

Let’s listen to this segment of the School Committee meeting of Mar 23, 2021


Agenda doc 

Budget presentation 

Budget information 

Jefferson presentation doc 

Meeting packet folder 

My notes from the meeting 


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The music for the intro and exit was provided by Michael Clark and the group "East of Shirley". The piece is titled "Ernesto, manana"  c. Michael Clark & Tintype Tunes, 2008 and used with their permission.

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