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Palmer High School pool advocates reach goal with last-minute donation

November 20, 2009
Thanks to a last-minute donation by Adney Russo Land Surveyors and family, a high school pool, which was closed due to budget cuts, is reopened in Massachusetts.


By The Republican Newsroom
November 18, 2009, 9:25PM
 
PALMER - Thanks to a last-minute donation of $2,500, Mary Ellen Blanchette and Susan North have raised their target goal of $11,000, the amount they were told is needed to reopen the Palmer High School pool, which was closed as a result of budget cuts.
 
North said she still has to talk to Superintendent Gerald A. Fournier to see if the pool can be reopened, and that a meeting has been scheduled for Friday.
 
North said it was Adney Russo Land Surveyors and family who came forward with the remaining $2,500 needed. ...