Warning for 2018 Fairlee Water Tank and Systems Bond Meeting

UPDATE: Fairlee Water Bond Vote Results


2018 Fairlee Water Tank and Systems Bond Meeting Warning and Sample ballot PDF


WARNING

The legal voters of the Town of Fairlee, Vermont, are hereby notified  and warned to meet at the Town Hall in the Town of Fairlee on Wednesday, February 28, 2018, between the hours often o’clock (10:00) in the forenoon (a.m.),  at which  time the polls will open, and seven o’clock (7:00) in the afternoon (p.m.), at which time the polls will close, to vote by Australian ballot upon the following Articles of business:

ARTICLE I

Shall general obligation bonds or notes of the Town of Fairlee in an amount not to exceed One Million Seven Hundred Fifteen Thousand Dollars ($1,715,000), subject to reduction from the receipt of available state and federal grants-in-aid, be issued for the purpose of financing the cost of public water system storage tank repairs and water meter installations, the estimated cost of such improvements being One Million Seven Hundred Fifteen Thousand Dollars ($1,715,000)?

ARTICLE II

If Article I is approved, and conditioned upon award and receipt of state or federal construction grants-in-aid, shall general obligation bonds or notes of the Town of Fairlee in an amount not to exceed One Million Nine Hundred Sixty Thousand Dollars ($1,960,000), subject to reduction from the receipt of such state and federal grants-in-aid, be issued for the purpose of financing the cost of installing water system filtration equipment and apparatus and replacing water mains, the estimated cost of such improvements being One Million Nine Hundred Sixty Thousand Dollars ($1,960,000)?

The legal voters of the Town of Fairlee are further notified that voter qualification, registration and absentee voting relative to said special meeting shall be as provided in Chapters 43, 51 and 55 of Title 17, Vermont Statutes Annotated.

The legal voters  of the Town  of Fairlee  are further notified that informational hearings will be held on Thursday, February 8, 2018 and on Tuesday, February 20, 2018, each at the Town Hall in the Town  of Fairlee at six thirty o’clock  (6:30)  in the evening, for the purpose of explaining the proposed improvements and the financing thereof.

Adopted and approved at a meeting of the Selectboard of the Town of Fairlee duly called, noticed and held on January 22, 2018. Received for record and recorded in the records of the Town of Fairlee on January 25, 2018.

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