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Specimen Town Meeting Referendum Ballot

Town of Lamoine , Maine

June 28, 2005

Voter Instructions

Place a cross (x) or a checkmark ( v ) into the box to the left of each question to indicate whether you wish to vote yes or no. If you make a mistake, you may request a new ballot

DO NOT ERASE OR MAKE STRAY MARKS ON YOUR BALLOT

Question 1 (Town meeting article 2)

     
YES

Shall the town reconsider the following budget votes approved on March 9, 2005, and amend them as recommended by the Budget Committee:

NO

A. Article 23 (Administration Budget). The Budget Committee recommends reconsideration of this vote, changing the amount to raise and appropriate to $131,196.76 and changing the salaries to the Selectmen to $100 each for all Selectmen. This represents a cut of $8,150 from the amount approved at the March 9, 2005 Town Meeting in the administration budget as follows:

Selectmen Pay, $5,100

Travel/Education, $600

Office Supplies, $500

Miscellaneous, $300

Tax Bills, $100

Legal Fees, $550

Addition to Insurance Deductible Fund $1,000

B. Article 26 (Social Service Agency Budget). The Budget Committee recommends reconsideration of this vote, changing the amount to raise and appropriate to $12 as outlined below:

 
 
 
 

Requesting Agency

Approved March 9, 2005

New Budget Committee Recommendation

Community Health & Counseling

$600.00

$1.00

Yesterday's Children

$200.00

$1.00

Washington/Hancock Community Agy.

$0.00

$0.00

Lamoine Historical Society

$600.00

$1.00

Loaves & Fishes Food Pantry

$600.00

$1.00

WIC Clinic

$600.00

$1.00

Eastern Area Agency on Aging

$250.00

$1.00

American Red Cross – E. Maine

$600.00

$1.00

Maine Coast Memorial Hospital

$600.00

$1.00

Child & Family Opportunities

$0.00

$0.00

Downeast AIDS Network

$600.00

$1.00

Faith In Action-Community Connection

$600.00

$1.00

Hospice of Hancock County

$150.00

$1.00

Open Door Recovery Center

$600.00

$1.00

Total

$6,000.00

$12.00

 
 

This represents a cut of $5,988 from the amount approved at the March 9, 2005 Town Meeting.

 

Budget Committee Recommendations Continued on back

Question 2 (Town Meeting Article 3)

YES

“Shall the Town vote to appropriate an additional $6,000 for major road projects (paving Shore Road ) from the Local Road Fund for the FY 2005/06 Budget.” (The Selectmen recommend a yes vote)

NO