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TOWN OF BOLTON ANNUAL TOWN MEETING RESULTS 2022

March 1, 2022 Australian Ballot

179 voters participated out of 980 voters (with 149 “Challenged” voters) 18.2 %

ARTICLE 01.    Shall the voters of the Town of Bolton vote a budget of $1,165,162 to meet the expenses and liabilities of the town?

                                    PASSED  YES  169   NO 9 (1 blank)

ARTICLE 02.    Shall the voters of the Town of Bolton vote to pay the real and personal property taxes to the Town Treasurer in four (4) installments with due dates of September 15, 2022; November 15, 2022; February 15, 2023; and May 16, 2023?

                                    PASSED  YES   171  NO  5 (3 blank)

ARTICLE 03.    Shall the voters of the Town of Bolton authorize the Select Board to add a one quarter cent (1/4¢) addition to the tax rate to support the Conservation Fund?

                                    PASSED  YES   122  NO 48 (9 blank)

ARTICLE 04.    Shall the voters of the Town of Bolton authorize cannabis retailers and cannabis integrated licensee operations in the Town of Bolton pursuant to 7 V.S.A. § 863?

                                    PASSED  YES   114   NO 63  (2 blank)

ARTICLE 05.    Shall the voters of the Town of Bolton authorize the purchase or lease of an Excavator for the Bolton Highway Department, price not to exceed $110,000, to be financed over a period not to exceed ten years?

                                    PASSED  YES   144      NO 35

ARTICLE 06.      *To elect all Town Officers as required by law:

                           One Cemetery Commissioner for a term of three (3) years Penny Tinker

                           One Select Board member for a term of two (2) years Janet Metz

                           One Select Board member for a term of three (3) years Steven Goldfield

                           One Select Board member for a term of one year remaining on a two (2) year term Andrew Pond
                           One Select Board member for a term of two years remaining on a three (3) year term Paula Gervia

                           One Town Moderator for a term of one (1) year Leslie Pelch

                           One Town Constable for a term of one (1) year Jonathan Dennis

*As all candidates were running unopposed, all were all elected by the presiding officer declaring the slate. 

When the same number of persons are nominated for any town office as there are positions to be filled, the presiding officer may declare the whole slate of candidates elected without making individual tallies, provided each person on the slate has more votes than the largest number of write-in votes for any one write-in candidate.” 17 V.S.A § 2682(f).

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