VOTE – Town Financial Referendum – Monday June 5
What: Town Financial Referendum
When: Monday, June 5, 8:00 am to 8:00 pm
Where: Charlestown Town Hall
Why: Vote on combined school and municipal budget
“Shall the Town appropriate the FY 2017-2018 budget of $13,603,364 for municipal services, as adopted by the Charlestown Town Council on May 8, 2017?”
The Town mailed a budget newsletter to all registered voters. If you can’t find yours, there is an online version of the newsletter
The complete version of the budget is also available online.
The total budget is $27,724,601.00. The Chariho School Budget at $14,121,237 represents about 51% of the total budget. The Chariho budget was already approved by school district voters.
The estimated tax rate will be $9.54, down 6.56% from the current rate of $10.21 per thousand.