Good morning, Andover! Here's your daily rundown of everything happening in town for Tuesday, April 25, courtesy of Andover News.

Today's Top Story

Hearing Set On Town Meeting Date Change

The Town Governance Study Committee gave "significant thought" to moving Town Meeting to a Saturday, but ultimately decided to keep it on a weeknight.

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Hearing Set On Town Meeting Date Change
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A.M. Briefing

Four Things To Know Today
  1. The Seventh Annual Andover High School Showcase, featuring projects students made after a year-long research project, is Thursday. Doors open at 5 p.m., and the event is open to the public.
  2. Water on Beech Circle will be shutdown from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. today as the Town continues road work. Construction will take place from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m. (more info).
  3. Stay out of the Merrimack River until 10 p.m. tonight. There was a release of untreated sewage in Lowell between 3 a.m. and 10 p.m. on Sunday (more info).
  4. Andover Elder Services will be offering transportation and parking lot shuttle for Annual Town Meeting, which begins at 7 p.m. Monday. Call 978-623-8320 for more info.
Weather: Sun Tease
Today will start out partly cloudy. Clouds increasing throughout the day, 50 percent chance of showers this afternoon. High of 59. Slight chance of rain tonight, low of 40.
Check here for the latest Andover forecast.

- Compiled by Dave Copeland

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Debt Limit Article 'Is So Wrong': Former Selectman

Former Select Board Member Dan Kowalski doesn't want Andover to use extra room in its state-mandated debt limit for capital projects.

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Debt Limit Article 'Is So Wrong': Former Selectman

Cheat Sheet: Andover Annual Town Meeting 2023

Cheat Sheet: Andover Annual Town Meeting 2023
This cheat sheet has everything you need to know about Andover's 2023 Town Meeting, including background information, explainers on key warrant articles, details on how to participate, registration, parking and child care.

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Happening today:

    7:30 am: MassHire Merrimack Valley Workforce Board
    8 am: Planning Board Site Walk
    5:30 pm: Select Board Zoning Subcommittee
    5:30 pm:GLTS District School Committee
    7 pm: Pre-Town Meeting Article Discussion
    7:30 pm: Planning Board

    For Kids
    9:30 am: First Steps in Music free Music Class

    At Memorial Hall Library
    9:30 am: Wiggle Words
    10:15 am: Toddler Tales
    11 am: Little Listeners
    1-9 pm: Spring Book Sale Setup
    5 pm: Trivia Tuesday – Are You Smarter Than Your Library?
    6:30 pm: Pajama Party
    7:30 pm: Great Books Discussion Group

    At the Robb Center
    8:30 am: Men’s Breakfast
    9 am: Comfort Critters
    9 am: Brown Bag
    10 am: Tech Help
    1 pm: Mah Jong
    1 pm: Social Bridge
    2 pm: Signs & Symptoms of Deconditioning
    (see the Robb Center newsletter for more info)

    4:30 pm: AHS girls’ tennis at Newton South
    6:30 pm: Dracut at AHS girls’ lacrosse

    Happening Tomorrow:
    9 am: Coffee with a Planner (MBTA Communities Law discussion)
    12 pm: Merrimack Valley Planning Commission
    3 pm: Andover High School: School Council

    At Memorial Hall Library
    9 am-3pm: Spring Book Sale Setup
    9:30 am: Toddler Tales
    10:15 am: Wiggle Words
    11 am: Little Listeners
    4:30 pm: Video Game Club
    5:30-8 pm: Spring Book Sale (Preview Night)

    At the Robb Center
    9 am: Coffee with a Planner (MBTA Communities Law discussion)
    9:30 am: Morning Crafting
    9:30 am: Parler/Discute
    10:30 am: Write Stuff
    12:30 pm: Knit Wits
    (see the Robb Center newsletter for more info)

    Virtual Events
    12 pm: Explore The Salem Maritime National Historic Site
    6 pm: 50+ Job Seekers Networking Group- evening session
    7 pm: Author Talk with Jason Gay

    4 pm: Central Catholic at AHS baseball
    4 pm: AHS softball at North Andover
    4 pm: Lowell at AHS boys’ and girls’ track
    4:30 pm: North Andover at AHS boys’ tennis
    5 pm: AHS boys’ volleyball at Chelmsford

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