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  1. School budget solution

    Perhaps if we stop building single family and apartment homes-which tend to bring more children into the community which increases the need for additional money for the school budget which the...

    Nov 13, 2013 by Townie (5 points)

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  2. Family fun at town park

    Summer concert series, outdoor family movies nights, lantern festival, easter egg hunt, yoga in the park

    May 23, 2014 by Sylvia Bubbins (8 points)

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  3. Disposal of Leaves and Grass Clippings

    Is there any way to have the Dept of Public Works Yard open to Whitman residents a little later one or two weekdays from 6/28 onward? I know it is open on Saturdays 7AM-3PM from 4/19-6/28, but after...

    May 1, 2014 by Gish (8 points)

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  4. Government Town Ordnance and By-Laws

    Can we PDF a list of Whitman's Town Laws

    Aug 24, 2016 by Chris (8 points)

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  5. no turn on red signs

    remove no turn on red signs from intersections of rte 18 & 14, and rte 18 & 27

    Jan 20, 2014 by George Bartlett (5 points)

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  6. Use of Park Ave School ...

    Look into turning this empty unused building into a Addiction/rehab facility??! Addiction can no longer be called a epidemic, it has become a pandemic! It is destroying a whole generation.. This...

    Oct 13, 2016 by Lisa Franchitto (5 points)

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  7. Educate Zachary Souza

    An excerpt from a Facebook conversation with one of Whitman's finest, apparently... Zachary Souza Good. Wait staff at restaurants are nothing but peasants anyways Like · Reply · 1 ·...

    Jun 17, 2017 by Matthew Wenz (5 points)

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  8. Bridging the age gap - Activities that seniors can share with young people.

    I think children and seniors would both benefit from having shared activities that bring them together. Story telling, simple arts and crafts, musical activities, etc. Our senior community has much to...

    Jun 23, 2014 by D. Boisvert (5 points)

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  9. quarterly water bills

    Being that the water bills are quite high, I think the town should switch to quarterly water bills so people aren't burdened with such a high payment twice a year

    Apr 6, 2017 by Seannyd (5 points)

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  10. Clean Up This Town!!

    The trash problem on the main and secondary roads of this town is absolutely shameful. I cannot believe the massive amounts of empty nip bottles, hypodermic needles, used condoms, beer cans, plastic...

    Mar 1, 2016 by Karen Biscoe (5 points)

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  11. Street lights

    Please review the poor amount of street lighting in the neighborhood of Old Mansion Lane especially at the corner of old mansion and Kimberly dr as well as the dead end of Kimberly dr. Without our own...

    Aug 1, 2014 by Annemarie (5 points)

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  12. A Whitman think tank

    We are starting a Think Tank in Whitman We will have discussions about current problems or issues people would like to voice their opinions on, learn more about, and possibly contribute solutions...

    Aug 1, 2018 by Erin (13 points)

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  13. South Shore Community Recovery Coalition

    To provide resources and linkage to social service agencies providing substance abuse and mental health services. Advocacy for individuals seeking treatment that have been denied long-term treatment...

    Sep 20, 2016 by Kevin Higgins (5 points)

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  14. Community Activity Ideas

    Catch and Release Fishing Derby at Hobart's Pond around Father's Day Annual Easter Egg Hunt in the Town Park Occasional Fitness Boot Camps for Adults in the Town Park Maybe the Town can charge a...

    Apr 22, 2014 by Gish (8 points)

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  15. Skate Park

    The skate park that has been planned and not completed - why not complete it, make it a use at your own risk facility, require helmets and strongly recommend wrist and knee pads, open until dusk only...

    Mar 19, 2016 by Gish (8 points)

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  16. Haunted House!(:

    Have an Annual Haunted House and haunted hay rides!!(: We all miss the Whitman Middle School Haunted House! :(

    Sep 29, 2015 by Danielle Jerrier (8 points)

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  17. Please visit The Whitman Think and join our group

    See more about us and how we are already finding answers in Whitman.

    Sep 11, 2018 by Erin (13 points)

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  18. I see a lot of talk about poor infrastructure with these power outages. Why is it so bad, what’s being done to fix and prevent this?

    Power outages and Poor infrastructure?

    Mar 4, 2018 by Paul Arnstein (5 points)

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  19. I think we need volunteers to go with seniors to vet visits with their pets.

    Vet visits can be very confusing and emotional for seniors who have pets. Although most vets are caring and honest, not all are, and some are prone to take advantage of an elderly person alone. People...

    Aug 13, 2015 by Susan Molina (8 points)

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  20. Repair the pot holes

    Pine haven Dr has many very deep and wide in some case pot holes. It is becoming a unsafe issues with the Wheel chairs that have to come up the road from Pine Circle someone is going to fall out of...

    Feb 23, 2017 by Debby Vaughn Appleby (5 points)

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  21. construction trucks using Washington street

    is there a way to stop the 18 wheelers and other construction and log hauling trucks from using Washington street so that they can bypass the lights on route 18. The traffic is awful, noisy and...

    Jul 15, 2016 by PamV (5 points)

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  22. Additional state funds for infrastructure improvements

    I suggest using some of these funds to repave Pine St and Whiting Ave both streets are in need of serious repair.

    Oct 29, 2018 by Harry R (15 points)

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  23. Trash/Recycling collection program PSA

    First of a few PSA on the new Whitman trash/recycling program.

    Apr 13, 2016 by Kevin Tocci (5 points)

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  24. October Whitman Think Tank

    The Whitman Think Tank is Here! We started a think tank in Whitman and we meet on the first Saturday of each month at 11:00 am in the library's community room. Our next meeting is October 6, 2018...

    Sep 8, 2018 by Erin (13 points)

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