SHREWSBURY, VERMONT

 

Charter in 1761



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Update March 4, 2014 11:35 PM

       

Shrewsbury Peak in Winter

Courtesy of D. Rice

 

 

2014 Annual Town Meeting

266 Votes Cast / 29.3% of Registered Voters

 

 

 

Town Ballot

 

1.       To elect all town officers as required by law:

One Moderator 1-year term- Eldred French

One Selectboard Member             3-year term - John Wood (Write -In)

One Auditor                                2 years of 3 year term - Sanford Bragg

One Auditor                                3-year term - Richard Biziak

One Lister                                  1 year of 3 year term - Marina Potter

One Lister                                  2 years of 3 year term - Betsy Jesser (Write-In)

One Lister                                  3-year term - Sharon Winnicki

One Grand Juror                          1-year term - Barry Griffith

One Town Agent                          1-year term - Barry Griffith

One 1st Constable                       1-year term - Matt Danaher

One 2nd Constable                      1-year term - Betsy Jesser (Write-In)

One Cemetery Commissioner        3-year term - Larry Carrara

 

2.       Shall the Town approve a total general fund expenditure of $1,831,558, of which $604,636 shall be raised by taxes and $1,128,320 by non-tax revenues?

YES -198              NO - 63

3.       Shall the Town raise, appropriate and expend $1,500 for the Town Office Reserve Fund?

YES- 201              NO - 63


4.       Shall the Town raise, appropriate and expend $1,500 for the Town Garage Reserve Fund?

YES - 214            NO - 51


5.       Shall the Town raise, appropriate and expend $1,000 for the Town Office Equipment Reserve Fund?

YES - 202             NO - 62


6.       Shall the Town raise, appropriate and expend $50,000 for the Town Road Equipment Fund?

YES - 224             NO - 41


7.       Shall the Town raise, appropriate and expend $1,000 for the Town Records Restoration Reserve Fund?

YES - 197            NO - 65


8.       Shall the Town raise, appropriate and expend $26,000 for the Shrewsbury Volunteer Fire Department Equipment Reserve Fund?

YES - 204            NO - 61


9.       Shall the Town raise, appropriate and expend $12,000 for the Shrewsbury Community Meeting House?

YES - 194            NO - 67


10.    Shall the Town raise, appropriate and expend $25,000 for the Shrewsbury Volunteer Fire Department?

YES - 213            NO - 53


11.    Shall the Town raise, appropriate and expend $7,500 for the Shrewsbury Library?

YES - 187            NO - 75


12.    Shall the Town raise, appropriate and expend $2,000 for the Shrewsbury Historical Society?

YES - 186            NO - 77


13.    Shall the Town raise, appropriate and expend $4,224 for dues to the Rutland Regional Ambulance Service?

YES - 218            NO - 45


14.    Shall the Town raise, appropriate and expend $250 to help support the Rutland Natural Resources Conservation District?

YES - 167            NO - 94


15.    Shall the Town raise, appropriate and expend the sum of $2,526 to help support the Rutland Area Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice?

YES - 217            NO - 48


16.    Shall the Town raise, appropriate and expend $150 to help support the Green Up Vermont organization?

YES - 197            NO - 67

 

17.    Shall the Town raise, appropriate and expend $130 to help support the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)?

YES - 186            NO - 64


18.    Shall the Town raise, appropriate and expend $700 to help support the Southwestern Vermont Council on Aging?

YES - 186            NO - 65


19.    Shall the Town raise, appropriate and expend $1,192 to help support Rutland Mental Health Services?

YES - 175            NO - 74


20.    Shall the Town raise, appropriate and expend $150 to help support the Rutland County Women's Network and Shelter?

YES - 202            NO - 51


21.    Shall the Town raise, appropriate and expend $600 to help support BROC-Community Action in Southwestern Vermont?

YES - 164            NO - 86


22.    Shall the Town raise, appropriate and expend $600 to help support the Rutland County Parent-Child Center?

YES - 173            NO - 78

23.    Shall the Town raise, appropriate and expend $500 to help support Vermont Adult Learning/Rutland County Basic Education?

YES - 164            NO - 87


24.    Shall the Town raise, appropriate and expend $500 to help support NeighborWorks of Western Vermont?

YES - 148            NO - 99


25.    Shall the Town raise, appropriate and expend $170 to help support the Vermont Center for Independent Living?

YES - 175            NO - 76


26.    Shall the Town raise, appropriate and expend $35 to help support the Vermont Trails and Greenways Council?

YES - 162            NO - 89


27.    Shall the Town raise, appropriate and expend $500 to help support the American Red Cross/Vermont & NH Valley?

YES - 172            NO - 78


28.    Shall the taxes be postmarked on or before, or in the hands of the Treasurer no later than 8:00 P.M., Friday, October 10, 2014__?

YES - 227            NO - 26


 

Shrewsbury School District Ballot

 


Article 1           To elect a town school district moderator for a term of one year.

                                                                                    Eldred French

 

Article 2 ­          To elect a town school director for a term of 3 years.

                                                                                    Fahima Thompson


Article 3           To elect a director to the Mill River Union School District #40 Board for a three year term.

                                                                                    Sally Snarski


Article 4           Shall the Shrewsbury Town School District raise and appropriate the sum of $10,000 to be placed in the building maintenance reserve fund?

                                                                                    YES - 183       NO - 81


Article 5           Shall the voters of the Shrewsbury Town School District raise, appropriate, and expend the amount of $1,136,289 for the operational expenditures of said school district, which includes the elementary school?

                                                                                    YES - 173       NO - 93


Article 6           Shall the town school district vote to authorize the board of school directors to   borrow money temporarily from time to time as may be required to pay orders?

                                                                                    YES - 187       NO - 78



 

MILL RIVER UNION SCHOOL DISTRICT #40

 

Article 7 - Shall the voters of the Mill River Union District adopt an expenditure budget of $9,504,861 for school year 2014-2015?


YES - 705                   NO 565

 

 

 

 

 

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