Does size matter?

The slippery or red elm standing in front of the home of Christie and Dave Garrett on Thompson’s Point Road has always impressed me mightily, and indeed, with a girth of 232 inches, it is the biggest of its kind in Charlotte.


Plan B

The shifting sands at Charlotte’s Town Hall aren’t limited to the Town Clerk and Treasurer’s Office, which appears to have stabilized with Mary Mead’s decision to rescind her resignation. As Selectboard Chair Lane Morrison reminded Charlotters during Town Meeting last month, the Planning and Zoning Department will reevaluate its structure as Town Planner, Zoning Administrator and Deputy Health Officer Jeanine McCrumb steps down from her post.