"This is not the night for that," he said.
Scanlon said he is looking forward to taking on projects, such as a new middle school and the Brimbal Avenue interchange. He mentioned that he is heading to Boston tomorrow for a meeting on a planned MBTA parking garage in Beverly.
"I think this is going to help keep Beverly on a good course for the next couple of years, and we'll do things that will impact Beverly for the next 50 years," he said. "I'm thrilled to be here."
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