A second proposal to light soccer fields at Caledonia’s Ola J. Pickett Park failed to gain traction among the town’s board of aldermen Tuesday evening, even as the window for installing the lights before the planned beginning of the soccer season narrows.
Rarely will you see a proposal greeted more warmly than that presented by Derrick McEwen at Monday’s meeting of the Caledonia Park Commission.
It took the Caledonia Board of Aldermen about an hour to go through its agenda before arriving on the last item during Tuesday’s board meeting.
Caledonia’s annual Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt is set for April 12 at Ola J. Pickett Park.
Rissa Lawrence, who is coordinating the event, updated the town’s board of aldermen on the event’s status during its monthly meeting Tuesday.
The town of Caledonia has taken a tentative step toward annexation.
During their monthly meeting Tuesday night, the town’s board of aldermen voted to have Oxford-based firm Bridge & Watson Inc., conduct a comprehensive study on what would happen if Caledonia’s town limits were expanded.
It started out as a relaxing hobby, a way to unwind from the day’s pressures while serving the community. But 15 years later, Caledonia Town Alderman Mike Savage is hoping someone else will take over the management and upkeep of Ola J. Pickett Park.
A corporate foundation gave Caledonia a $20,000 grant Tuesday for the town’s tennis court project at Ola J. Pickett Park.
CALEDONIA — Caledonia aldermen will hold a special public meeting Tuesday to discuss and approve a 2010-11 budget for the town.