End the Tussle Over Turf
How frightening to think that we would even consider endangering our kids with plastic fields causing cancer.
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High School Changes Lawyers in Turf Field Appeal
At a noon meeting Friday, the Martha's Vineyard Regional High School committee approved a change of attorneys in its legal action against the Oak Bluffs planning board.
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Drop the Lawsuit
Like a lot of people on Martha's Vineyard, I heard the beginnings of the controversy about an artificial playing field at the high school several years ago.
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High School Will Appeal Oak Bluffs Turf Denial
A sharply divided Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School district committee voted 5-4 Monday night to appeal the Oak Bluffs planning board’s denial of an athletic fields overhaul at the school that includes artifical turf.
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Oak Bluffs Board of Health Mulls Draft Ban on Artificial Turf
As a dispute over the athletic fields overhaul at the regional high school heads to court, the Oak Bluffs board of health appears posied to adopt a two-year ban on artificial turf in town.
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High School Mulls Legal Action Against Planning Board Over Fields
With a $7 million overhaul of the high school athletic fields now stalled, the high school committee meets Monday to decide the next steps.
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Planning Board Rejects Special Permit for High School Fields Project
The bitterly debated multi-million-dollar project to overhaul the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School athletics fields was thrown into limbo Wednesday night.
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Planning Board Concludes Comments on Turf Field Project
The Oak Bluffs planning board took final comments Thursday night on the proposed turf field project and will deliberate and potentially vote at a meeting next Wednesday.
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Turf Opponents Urge Planning Board to Require Grass Fields
Passionate opponents of the plan to use artificial turf as the centerpiece of an athletics field overhaul at the regional high school had their turn before the Oak Bluffs planning board Thursday.
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School Leaders Condemn Outburst at Oak Bluffs Planning Board Meeting
Martha’s Vineyard school leaders are strongly condemning an Island resident for his vulgar outburst at an Oak Bluffs planning board meeting Thursday evening.
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