This post sets forth the responses of the Selectboard candidates running for for the three-year seat on the topic of the Town budget. See this post for the responses of candidates for the two-year seat. [The five-question Questionnaire is here. The budget question is the last one.]
Budget. The Selectboard sent to the voters a FYE 2020 Town budget of $4,271,793. Although the amount of the budget declined by about 5%, the property tax rate [without the separate monetary Articles for various nonprofit organizations] is projected to increase by 1.51%. For John and Linda: How did you vote on that budget and why? For Doug and Roger: How would you have voted on that budget and why?