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Posted on: March 7, 2019

[ARCHIVED] Unofficial 2019 Town Meeting Day Election Results

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Total votes: 1168

Article One – To elect One (1) Mayor for the Two (2) years remaining of a Three (3) year term.

Eric Covey: 478

Kristine Lott: 650

Total write-ins: 17

 

Article Two – To elect Two (2) City Councilors for a term of Two (2) years each.

James Duncan: 693

Amy Lafayette: 838

Total write-ins: 131

 

Article Three – To elect One (1) City Councilor for the One (1) year remaining of a Two (2) year term.

Corey Mack: 309

Michael Myers: 667

Total write-ins: 59

 

Article Four – Shall the voters of the City of Winooski approve the budget for the Fiscal Year for 2020 in the amount of Seven Million, Three Hundred Three Thousand, Five Hundred, Six Dollars and Eight Cents ($7,303,506.08)?  The amount to be raised from property taxes is Five Million, Seven Hundred Twenty-Eight Thousand, One Hundred Twenty-Three dollars and Fifty-Six Cents ($5,728,123.56).

Yes: 808

No: 328

 

Article Five – Shall the City Council be authorized to apply for and accept funds from sources other than property taxation, and to expend the same for the benefit of the City in addition to sums for which budget appropriation has been made? (Approval of this article will not impact property taxes)

Yes: 1026

No: 113

 

Article Six: Hickock Street Bond Vote – Shall general obligation bonds of the City of Winooski in an amount not to exceed Three Million, Seven Hundred Thousand Dollars ($3,700,000.00) be issued for planning, design and construction of replacement of the Hickok Street water lines, valves, and associated street reconstruction? A portion of the repayment is intended to come from water and wastewater fees subject to any reduction for applicable State and Federal grants-in-aid and any applicable general funds but backed by the full faith and credit of the City.

Yes: 971

No: 170

 

Article Seven: Abenaki Garage Bond Vote – Shall general obligation bonds for the City of Winooski in an amount not to exceed Nine Million, Seven Hundred Thousand Dollars ($9,700,000.00) be issued for planning, design and construction of a new parking facility to be located on Abenaki Way? Repayment is intended to come from parking fees, subject to any reduction for applicable State and Federal grants-in-aid and any applicable general funds but backed by the full faith and credit of the City.

Yes: 701

No: 420

 

Article Eight: Local Options Tax – Sales and Rooms, Meals, and Alcohol – Shall the City adopt and impose a one-percent rooms, meals, and alcoholic beverages tax and a one-percent sales tax as local option taxes, each to be collected and administered by the Vermont Department of Taxes in accordance with statute?

Yes: 735

No: 390

 

For School Trustee:

Two Year Term – Matthew Macneil: 922

Total write-ins: 15

Three Year Term – Margaret K Bass: 928

Total write-ins: 9

 

Article IV (Winooski School District) – Shall the District accept and expend the sum of Two Million, Four Hundred Fifty-Three Thousand, Seven Hundred Eight Dollars ($2,453,709) or whatever sum is provided by Federal programs for the support of compensatory education and special programs? Said sum shall be exclusively Federal funds received by the District. (No local or statewide school property taxes included in these funds.)

Yes: 1004

No: 142

 

Article V (Winooski School District) – Shall the voters of the school district approve the school board to expend Seventeen Million, Nine Hundred Ninety-Six Thousand, Two Hundred Sixty-Three Dollars ($17,996,263), which is the amount the school board has determined to be necessary for the ensuing fiscal year? It is estimated that this proposed budget, if approved, will result in education spending of Fifteen Thousand, Three Hundred Four Dollars ($15,304) per equalized pupil. This projected spending per equalized pupil is 11% higher than spending for the current year.

Yes: 731

No: 409

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