Republican Journal: SAD 56 considers joining anti-consolidation effort


Resistance is growing!
SEARSPORT — SAD 56 school board members discussed joining an effort opposing the state’s school district consolidation law Tuesday, but decided to take no action until more research is done.
The issue was raised by board member Jim Cunningham, who said he had seen several articles in the Bangor Daily News recently detailing efforts by people in Washington County and in Stonington to fight the school district consolidation legislation.
Superintendent Mary Szwec shared one of those articles with board and audience members, which detailed the effort of Stonington resident Lawrence “Skip