“Tisbury Formally Withdraws School Plan; Bitter Feelings Linger”

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 – 9:17pm

With little fanfare, the chairman of the Tisbury selectmen signed a letter to the Massachusetts School Building Authority (MSBA) on Tuesday, officially withdrawing from the school building process.

The letter marks the formal end of the $46.6 million new school project that failed in the ballot box at the annual town election last month. The town will forfeit some $14 million in state reimbursement money and return to square one on the new school project. (read more)