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First Fridays


A monthly forum usually held on the first Friday of every month. Speakers present on topics of importance to Lexington residents.

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Date & Time        Place        Description
Friday, December 1, 2017
Large Meeting Room
Cary Memorial Library
1874 Massachusetts Avenue
Lexington, MA 02420
Three Projects Proposed by the Town, to be Funded by the Debt Exclusion Vote on December 4. On Monday, December 4th, 2017, Lexington residents will be asked to approve a debt exclusion vote regarding 3 proposed projects. On Friday, December 1, 2017, the League of Women Voters of Lexington will host Selectman Joe Pato and School Committee Member Kathleen Lenihan presenting descriptions of needed projects, and Chair of the NO campaign, Patrick Mehr, presenting reasons to reject this tax increase and to find alternative ways to fund the projects. There will be time for questions, comments from the public. Coffee will be available at 9:15AM. Presentation will begin at 9:30AM. The meeting will take place at Cary Memorial Library Large Meeting Room. For more information, contact the League at

This is the third in the series of 2017-2018 First Friday Forums hosted by the League of Women Voters of Lexington to promote awareness and understanding of public policy issues. All League forums are free and open to the public. The League of Women Voters is a non-partisan organization dedicated to the principles of self-government established in the Constitution of the United States. The League works to promote political responsibility through informed and active participation of citizens in government.