Monthly Archives: December 2014

Globe -Wellesley College agrees to sell 46 undeveloped acres to town

Wellesley College agrees to sell 46 undeveloped acres to town By Jennifer Fenn Lefferts GLOBE CORRESPONDENT DECEMBER 19, 2014 Wellesley College has agreed to sell 46 acres of undeveloped land to the town, a move that will generate revenue for campus … Continue reading

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Board of Selectmen Announce Purchase of the North 40

The Board of Selectmen announced the execution of a Purchase and Sale Agreement with Wellesley College today.  You can watch the announcement streaming live on Wellesley Media Channel. * Please note these a my quick notes while watching the stream. … Continue reading

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Local Conservancy IS interested in purchasing the North 40

Dear President Bottomly and the Wellesley College Board of Trustees, Following the distribution of our petition earlier today, it has come to our attention via the Wellesley College web site at the following url: http://www.wellesley.edu/sites/default/files/assets/departments/administration/realestate/conservancy_memo_final.pdf that a memorandum, dated October … Continue reading

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Friends of the North 40 send out a message to President Bottomly and the Wellesley College Board of Trustees

Dear President Bottomly and Wellesley College Board of Trustees, We present you with these alumnae comments, selected from the list of 1,690 petition signers, along with a full list of all the petitioner as of December 15th, 2014, affirming this … Continue reading

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Email from Wellesley College to Residents

December 14, 2014 Dear Neighbor: Recent work on site brought to our attention the discovery of asphalt in the southern portion of the North 40 land parcel. We have since tested the substance and while the results confirm that it … Continue reading

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Documents handed out at yesterday’s demonstration

Yesterday Ms. Marianne Cooley, Clerk of Wellesley’s Board of Trustees, was presented with a notebook with the 1,635 petitioners names and their comments who signed the the petition urging the college to sell to a land conservancy. The text of the … Continue reading

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The pictures keep coming in….

http://www.judybrownphotography.com/OLDTOWN-AREA/North-Forty-Demonstration-121314/ http://wellesley.wickedlocal.com/apps/pbcs.dll/gallery?Site=WL&Date=20141213&Category=NEWS&ArtNo=121309991

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