A plan by Derry Planning Board Vice-Chair John O’Connor for alleviating unsafe conditions at three of Derry’s main pedestrian crossings will be discussed Thursday, Nov. 19 at the Highway Safety Committee meeting. O’Connor is advocating for solar-powered pedestrian crosswalk lighting, a solution he has seen in different parts of the country and state.
The Derry School Board has done a first review on two policies intended to protect student privacy. Laura Nelson, superintendent, introduced the policies at the Nov. 10 School Board meeting.
Though it is subject to change, due to input from the Fiscal Advisory Committee and the Deliberative Session in January, the Derry School District is starting the 2016-17 budget process with a projected increase of $2,466,221.53. The amount will be deliberated over the next few weeks by the committee and then by the public in