Monthly Archives: June 2011

BOS establishes a Dam and Pond Management Committee

A key element of the FOFP presentation to the Board of Selectmen on April 5th, was the need for a Dam Management Committee and a Comprehensive Pond Management Plan for all the ponds in Ayer. At the April 19th meeting, … Continue reading

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Committee Appointments – don’t delay, write today

Tuesday, June 28th, the Board of Selectmen will be discussing appointments for the upcoming fiscal year.  If you have any interest in serving on the Conservation Commission, Dam Management Committee, Finance Committee* or any other place, then send an e-mail … Continue reading

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Time to Mow yet? A Weed Treatment Update

Flannagan Pond is looking pretty bad.  It is approaching being just plain disgusting. The wheels of progress are awfully slow, hopefully not to slow. Some people are getting impatient.  Some people are getting hyper-critical. However, I do not think we … Continue reading

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Weed Treatment – What’s the Game Plan?

Many of the neighbors have cornered me in my yard, at the dump, e-mailed me, texted me, et cetera, regarding the status of the weed treatment for Flannagan Pond.  I received the following e-mail message from Becky @ ConsCom; so … Continue reading

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Dim Bulbs Need Not Apply; but you seem Bright to me!

On Tuesday, June 28th, the Board of Selectmen will be discussing committee appointments for the upcoming fiscal year. Perhaps you have some talent, skills or passion that you are willing to contribute for the well-being of the Town of Ayer. … Continue reading

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How many Lily Pads does it take to cover 85 Acres?

Many of you have been asking what’s going on regarding this spring’s weed treatment of Flannagan Pond.  I dropped by the Conservation office at Town Hall this morning just as Becky was responding to my e-mail message, since I had … Continue reading

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