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Bethel Referendum Results: Town Budget Failed; School Budget Passed; Capital Budget Failed

Report by Paula Antolini
April 11, 2018 9:13PM EDT

 

Photo: Bethel First Selectman Matthew Knickerbocker (left) and Bethel Selectman Richard Straiton at the CJH Municipal Center on April 11, 2018, during budget referendum vote tally.

 

Bethel Referendum Results: Town Budget Failed; School Budget Passed; Capital Budget Failed

TOWN: Yes: 1370 … No: 1486
SCHOOL: Yes: 1505 … No: 1351
CAPITAL: Yes: 1296 … No: 1560

According to the Bethel Registrar of Voters:

The budget referendum vote resulted in the Town Budget failing, the School budget passing and the Capital Budget failing.

The Board of Finance will meet to decide what they will propose next.

Click on image below to view voting results:

 

BALLOT QUESTIONS:

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MEETINGS TOMORROW April 12th:

The Board of Finance meeting is tomorrow, April 12th, 7:00 p.m., General Purpose Room.
AGENDA

The Board of Selectmen is tomorrow, April 12th, 7:00 p.m., General Purpose Room.
AGENDA

The Board of Education is tomorrow, April 12th, 7:00 p.m., BOE Conference Room E
AGENDA

 

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View more photos of crowd at municipal, waiting for voting results on April 11th, below:

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