Official Budget Referendum Results 5/3/2016

TOWN OF EAST GRANBY

RESULTS OF ADJOURNED TOWN MEETING

VOTE AT REFERENDUM

May 3, 2016

The April 19, 2016 Annual Town Meeting was reconvened at 6:00a.m., May 3, 2016 for the purpose of a machine vote on the following question(s):

QUESTION 1

“Shall the Annual Budget for the Fiscal Year beginning July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2017 in the amount of $4,613,000 for the General Government; $16,075,000 for the Board of Education; $659,513 for Debt Service; $650,000 for the Capital Reserve Fund; totaling $21,997,513 be adopted as recommended by the Board of Finance?”

                        YES    484                                                      NO  451

Motion Passed

 

 

QUESTION 2

Advisory Vote (Non-Binding)

 

“In your opinion is the General Government Budget in the amount of $4,613,000, an increase of 1.47% or $61,000, the right amount, too low, or too high?”

RIGHT AMOUNT       405          TOO LOW   137        TOO HIGH  375

 

 

QUESTION 3

Advisory Vote (Non-Binding)

“In your opinion is the Board of Education Budget in the amount of $16,075,000, an increase of 2.98% or $465,000, the right amount, too low, or too high?”

 

RIGHT AMOUNT       223           TOO LOW   228        TOO HIGH   475

 

 

There being no further business, the meeting was adjourned by the moderator.

Total Names on Registry List    3489
Total Names Voted Absentee       14

Total Names Voted in Person     928

Total Grand List Voters                  10

Total Having Voted                     942
Percentage Having Voted           27%

                                                                                                  Christine Gallagher,

                                                                                                   Town Clerk

Received for Record May 4, 2016

By Christine Gallagher, Town Clerk

 
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