On November 7, 2017, the Vining Re-Use Advisory Committee to the Billerica School Committee met and voted a formal recommendation to the Billerica School Committee. The motion read as follows:
“Move to recommend to the School Committee that the Vining School be turned over to the Board of Selectmen in Fall 2019, that the School Committee request to the Board of Selectmen that the Vining School site should remain with control of the Town of Billerica for municipal purposes, and that the Board of Selectmen establish a Vining Re-Use Committee that includes resident members from the Vining Re-Use Advisory Committee to the School Committee.”
This motion was approved unanimously by the Vining Re-Use Advisory Committee on November 7, with a vote of 10 in favor, 0 opposed. the School Committee adopted this recommendation at the School Committee meeting on November 13, 2017.