Whittier Tech Welcomes District Residents to Attend Building Project Information Sessions

Tuesday October 10, 2023

REGIONAL – Whittier Tech invites residents in its 11 sending community to learn more about the proposed Whittier Tech Building Project during public information sessions planned in the coming months.
Whittier Tech is pursuing construction of a new building to best provide a 21st century technical education to students, helping them join the workforce in emerging careers.
The current building was opened in 1973, and its last significant renovation was a roof replacement in 2007.
Whittier will host three districtwide events:
• Thursday, Oct. 5 – Community Forum, Whittier Tech auditorium, 4:30-5:30 p.m.
• Sunday, Nov. 5 – Annual Whittier Tech Open House, 1-4 p.m. Eighth-grade students and member communities are invited to each year to learn more about the school and its offerings.
• Saturday, Jan. 13 – Whittier Tech Current Building Tour, 9-11 a.m. This is an opportunity for community members to tour the building and learn more about the project.
The District has arranged a series of events to provide the community as much information as possible before a planned January 2024 vote. There will be ample time for questions during each session. The District also will share information during presentations to elected officials in each community. Meetings scheduled to date are:
Tuesday, Dec. 12 – Community Information Session, Amesbury Council on Aging, 68 Elm St., 6-8 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 1 – Community Information Session, Georgetown Peabody Library, 2 Maple St., 6-8 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 18 – Community Information Session, Langley-Adams Library, 185 Main St., 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 29 – Community Information Session, Haverhill Public Library, 99 Main St., 6-8 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 20 – Community Information Session, Ipswich Public Library, 25 N. Main St., 6-7:45 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 8 – Community Information Session, Merrimac Public Library, 86 W. Main St., 6-8 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 14 – Presentation, Newbury Board of Selectmen, Town Hall, 12 Kent Way, 6-9 p.m.
Wednesday, Dec. 20 – Community Information Session, Newbury Public Library, 0 Lunt St., Byfield, 5-7 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 27 – Community Information Session, Newburyport Senior/Community Center, 331 High St., 6-8 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 24 – Community Information Session, Rowley Public Library, 141 Main St., 6-8 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 30 – Presentation, Rowley Board of Selectmen, Town Hall, 139 Main St., 6-8:30 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 16 – Presentation, Salisbury Board of Selectmen, Town Hall, 5 Beach Road, 7-8:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 5 – Community Information Session, Salisbury Public Library, 17 Elm St., 6-8 p.m.
West Newbury
Wednesday, Dec. 6 – Community Information Session, West Newbury Town Hall, 381 Main St., 6-8 p.m.
The District will update the public about additional information sessions when information becomes available.
Those interested in attending a meeting are asked to sign up on the Whittier Tech Building Project website, https://www.buildingthefutureofwhittier.org/

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