Resolution regarding Newbury College
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To see if the Town will adopt the following Resolution
Resolution Calling for the Town of Brookline to Pursue the Acquisition of the Newbury College Campus for Municipal and Other Purposes, Including the Siting of an Elementary School.
WHEREAS, within hours after the close of the December 13th 2018 Special Town Meeting, Newbury College, situated in the center of the Town, announced it was closing its doors and selling its nearly 10-acre campus and
WHEREAS, there is broad town-wide interest among residents in the Town for the acquisition of the Newbury College campus and
WHEREAS, the Town is engaged in a process to develop additional elementary school capacity and
WHEREAS, the acquisition of the Newbury Campus provides the Town of Brookline with flexibility, including opportunities for many municipal needs and
THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that Brookline Town Meeting calls on the Select Board to pursue the acquisition of the Newbury College campus with diligence, good faith and with all deliberate speed.
Or act on anything relative thereto.