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In a witty weekly update Gardner MA Mayor Michael Nicholson Focuses on “Time.” 8-12-22
Trash Delays: The Mayor advised residents to “Keep Your Toters Out” as he spoke of E.L. Harvey trash delays.
Paving Schedule: The Mayor went over various paving updates.
Time for an end: Last week of Recreation program – had 250 students participating, thanked Athletic Director Dan Forte and Camp Counselors.
New time at Monument Park: Traveling Jones will be playing Saturday August 13, 2022 starting at 5pm which is an hour earlier than the rest of the summer has been.
Time for Rain: Mayor Nicholson went over the Level 3 Critical Drought that Gardner is under with a complete ban on all outdoor watering stating, “One day of rain doesn’t account for 30 days of drought.”
Time for a probationary period: Police Chief search committee has narrowed it down from the original applicants down to 3. Mayor to interview each of the 3 candidates, expects to make a choice before the end of the month. Will do a 60 day temporary appointment prior to putting appointment before City Council.
Time for a break: No Mayor’s Update on 8/19 due to staffing, next update August 26, 2022.