The Department of Justice officially notified the Police Department that the Town has been awarded a Secure Our Schools Grant. The Grant was a joint effort of the Police Department and the School Department, and was written by Sgt. Al Wishart . It will provide funding to make security additions to the three public schools. It is expected that the improvements will be made this Spring and  Summer. The grant totalled over $56,000, half of which is funded by a match from the School and Police Departments.