REVISED TOWN BUDGET TO BE DISCUSSED
Residents will discuss the revised proposal for the municipal operations budget at a town meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the multi-purpose room of the municipal center..
The finance board has recommended spending $31.6 million for town operations next fiscal year. This is $385,000 less than the $32 million proposal voters narrowly rejected in an April 11 referendum. During that vote, the $46.4 million school plan and the $1 million capital budget passed.
Under the latest proposal, the tax rate would increase by
1.65 percent. Town and school spending would be just under
At the town meeting, residents will vote to send the proposal to a referendum.