508 #208: Round Robin
508 is a show about Worcester. This week’s panel is Brendan Melican, Jen Burt, Nicole Apostola, and Colin Novick.
You can watch 508 Fridays at 7pm on WCCA TV13.
[1:30] City Hall ice rink opens.
[5:35] Weed at the City Council.
[9:40] School funding/auditing discussion at the City Council. Some or all of this discussion may be inaccurate.
[21:30] Kevin has some open meeting concerns.
[22:28] Stone Soup anniversary party this weekend. They are trying to raise $10,000 more to fund the addition that’s being built as part of the rebuilding.
[24:14] Who Rules Worcester?
[30:46] More school funding thoughts from Brendan.
[31:57] Nicole remembers Jeff Barnard.
[33:17] WAFT fundraiser coming up. Worcester will remember people who have died homeless on December 21 as part of the nationwide “Longest Night” memorial.
[34:33] Jen’s book pick: Paths Towards Utopia. (Mike kept hearing this as “Pass the Utopia.”)