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Friday, May 14, 1999


Town Meeting continued into a third night after two previous sessions on May 4 and May 5 managed to cover only 21 of the 36 articles. "We have a lot of fun articles tonight," announced moderator Marshall Simonds. "And we intend to finish tonight." Voters, who had loosened their purse strings and previously approved expenditures requiring ...more

Residents were generous at Town Meeting, but it will be up to voters at the election to decide whether to approve up to $3,082,062 in overrides and debt exclusions. The election is Tuesday, May 18 from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. in the Town Hall. ...more

On May 1, residents paid their last tax bill for fiscal year 1999. In contemplating the implications of the current ballot questions, residents should understand that long-term bonds for some projects which have been approved in the past will be sold in June and will affect tax bills for the first time in the fall of 1999. According to town treasurer Nancy ...more

For the three-tiered operating budget override request, the question for the highest dollar amount which garners a majority will prevail. Question 1a includes the sums referred to at Town Meetings as levels 1, 2 and 3; Question 1b includes levels 1 and 2; and Question 1c includes level 1. The override amount will become part of the tax base upon which future ...more

Questions 1a, 1b and 1c are separate questions. You may vote for or against each question independently. Each question requires a majoirty of those voting on it to pass. If more than one question passes, the question with the highest dollar amount will prevail. ...more

Ques. 1a Ques 1b Ques 1c Ques.2 Ques. 3 Ques. 4 Ques. 5 ...more

Article 22: Open Space Neighborhoods To see if the town will vote to amend the zoning bylaws by adding section 5.8. The Open Space Neighborhood, as set forth in the Warrant, is authorized by the Zoning Act, M.G.L. Chapter 40A, Section 9, to promote the preservation of Open Space by employing the concept of "cluster development." ...more

John Ballantine, Vivian Chaput, Charles Parker, Burt Buckborough, Cynthia Nock...more

Harry Crowther, Rosalie Johnson, Louise Hara, Marty Galligan, Laura Semrad...more

Linda Lineback, Thomas Lane...more

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