In all these articles and letters on Framingham's Fuller middle school, I find it very strange that no one has brought up the issue of Farley middle school. Built in 1974 as a middle school (whatever that means), it was apparently abandoned by the Framingham school committee as a school in 1993 and the town has been leasing it out to Mass Bay Community College for well over twenty five (25) years? This year's rent was a mere $750,000. The question is why are we building schools at taxpayers expense in order to lease them out to other agencies at a loss? Read this article about Farley . How much money has Framingham spent to keep Farley from falling apart while we lease it out?

Farley seems to be a modern looking school and actually has a larger capacity than the suggested new Fuller school building.

The city of Framingham's borrowing capacity is nearly $300 million. In case the Fuller override fails, is the city council/school committee willing to borrow $60 million in order to get the $40 million MSBA carrot on the stick. The answer seems to be a resounding NO, since the Framingham school committee prefers that the taxpayers shell out more monies on this ridiculous and unnecessary $60 million override.

Meanwhite, the crowd prides itself on being fiscally responsible by raising your taxes for a mere twenty years. At age 69, I will not be present on this side of the ground in 2038, so I'm voting NO!

We are about to spend $900,000 in Farley renovations

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