West County Notebook
School committees meet Monday
CHARLEMONT — The Hawlemont and Rowe school committees will continue their discussions for Rowe Elementary schoolchildren to continue to attend school next year in the Hawlemont Regional School building. The two school committees will meet Monday at 4:15 p.m. at Hawlemont.
Infrastructure spending on agenda for special meeting
ASHFIELD — A special town meeting will be held Thursday, Dec. 13, to borrow up to $205,000 to pay for needed repairs to town roads, drainage and other infrastructure that was damaged during Tropical Storm Irene in 2011. About 75 percent of the borrowed sum will be eligible for reimbursement through the Federal Emergency Management Agency, according to Executive Administrator Mary Fitz-Gibbons. The meeting begins at 7 p.m. in Town Hall.