Stanstead misses ‘extra’ scandal
It seems like Stanstead was able to escape the dreaded ‘extra’ that inflated a lot of municipal contracts over the last few years: Documents, provided by the town, show that most contracts went slightly over when they were not under the estimates.
Pat Burns Street, estimated at $410,638, cost $384,231. The arena even went under by over eighty thousand, from $9,370,818 estimated to a real cost of $9,287,228. Same $1,363,585 plus nineteen cents as the documents of the town point out.
thousand. Estimated at $919,764 it came in at $973,738.