It is a work in progress, but much progress made in Madison in recent weeks in stopping the sale of 5 acres of town green property for condos/ luxury condo development. The future of Academy School itself as well will hopefully be safeguarded as we continue to muster an outpouring of engaged citizenry to voice their democratic interest in keeping valuable public space for public use! See recent article below. Next steps include first selectman reissuing RFP to request bids on only the school building (not likely a good solution) and hopefully an ad hoc committee being formed to re-open consideration of the best public use (such as engaging guidance from the Project for Public Spaces (https://www.pps.org/).
Article in Shoreline Times: http://www.shorelinetimes.com/news/residents-have-their-say-over-fate-of-academy-school/article_ed13cce3-db9a-552b-b570-f469ee59ebc7.html