Town Meeting Results

Updated 03/16/17

Budget Committee

  • Judy Brotman-430

  • Scott May-443

  • Greg Lange-70

Cemetery Trustee

  • Jay Cary-65

Library Trustees

  • Nancy Grandine-454
  • Georgina Voegele-446
  • Audrey Brown-463

Overseer of Public Welfare

  • Nancy Grandine-439

Planning Board

  • Tim Cook-445

Select Board

  • Rusty Keith-368

Tax Collector (need 1)

  • Marci O'Keefe-192
  • Barbara Woodard-286

Trustee of the Trust Funds

  • Mardi Bowles-448

School Moderator

  • Bill Waste-479

School Treasurer

  • Dina Cutting-449

School Clerk

  • Elise Garrity-474

School Board (need 2)

  • Hayes Greenway-228
  • Carole Ann Tullar-284
  • Jonathan Voegele-208
  • Jennifer Boylston-141

Article 2 (Pocket Neighborhood)  Yes 226   No 300

Article 3  (Intent of conversions)  Yes 444   No 43

Article 4  (Changes to Sign Regulations)  Yes 381   No 95

Article 5  (Dwelling unit Definition)  Yes 398   No 80

Article 6 (Agritourism)   Yes 417   No 53

Article 7  (Accessory Dwelling Units) Yes 375   No 96

Article 26 (Board of Assessors)  Yes 145   No 336

These are the Town Meeting Articles and Subsequent vote, as requested. Reference the warrant found on pages 13-24 of your town report for full text of warrant article.  pgj

Art. 8-Town Operating Budget

Article was amended to put back full amount requested for town buildings maintenance.  Total amount voted in the affirmative was $2,199,619.00. Voice Vote

Art. 9-Block Grant Appropriations

Article was approved as written. Voice Vote.

Art. 10-Capital Reserve Funds and Trust Funds

Article was approved as written. Voice Vote

Art. 11-Withdrawal from Capital Reserve

Article was approved as written. Voice Vote

Art. 12-Bomag Roller Lease payment

Article was approved as written. Voice Vote

Art. 13-Funds from Unreserved Fund Balance to Reroute River Road

Article was voted by special paper ballot   Yes 161             No  148

Art. 14-Funds for River Road Bank Stabilization North of North Thetford Rd Intersection

Article was approved as written. Voice Vote.

Art. 15-Funds for River Road Bank Stabilization South of Grant Brook

Article was approved as written. Voice Vote

Art. 16-Solorization of Town Office & Police Building

Article was approved as written. Voice Vote

Art. 17-Discontinue Cemetery Special Reserve Fund

Article was approved as written. Voice Vote

Art. 18-New Capital Reserve Fund

Article was approved as written. Voice Vote

Art. 19-Withdraw from Cemetery Maintenance Gifts and Donations Fund

Article was approved as written. Voice Vote

Art. 20-Independence Day Fund

Article was approved as written. Voice Vote

Art. 21- Milfoil Treatment  For Post Pond

Article was approved as written. Voice Vote

Art. 22-Capital Reserve Fund for Municipal Transportation Improvements

Article was approved as amended: Strike the last sentence.  Show of Hands

Art. 23-Semi-Annual Tax Collection

Article was voted in the negative. Voice Vote

 

Art. 24-Land Use Change Tax Fund

Article was voted in the negative by special paper ballot                Yes    84                No  89

Art. 25-Transcanada Mitigation Fund

Article was approved as written. Voice Vote

Art. 26-Official Paper Ballot-results previously disclosed

Art. 27-Convert section of River Rd to Class VI status

Article was voted in the negative by special paper ballot                Yes    83                No  146

Art. 28-Civil Rights in Lyme

Article was approved as written by special paper ballot.                 Yes     99               No   39

Art. 29-Reports of Agents, Auditors, Committees

No vote taken

Art. 30-Other Business

A motion was made that in the future no non-town issues such as broad based political statements be placed on the town warrant for consideration.

Motion was voted in the negative. Voice Vote

Full details of the meeting will be provided in the final minutes.