How Your Town Voted

March 24, 2017

 

Staff photo by Len Lathrop

Staff photo by Len Lathrop

Hudson

 

Town – Total Ballots Cast – 2534

Selectman – 1 for 3 Years

David S. Morin                        1250*

Christopher D. Cleaver             238

Richard Maddox                      660

Town Clerk/Tax Collector – 1 for 3 Years

Patti Barry                              2073*

Budget Committee – 3 for 3 Years

Joe Fernald (write-in)                157*

Lori Robichaux Pagan (write-in)    55*

Shawn Murray (write-in)            32*

Dan Eagan (write-in)                11

Budget Committee – 1 for 1 Year

Joe Fernald                             597

Shawn Murray                         1275*

Cemetery Trustee – 1 for 3 Years

David J. Alukonis                     1931*

Code of Ethics – 2 for 3 Years

Jared Stevens                          1453*

Todd Terrien                            1414*

Code of Ethics – 1 for 2 Years

Samantha Bergeron (write-in)     45*

Library Trustee – 2 for 3 Years

Kara E. Roy                             1269*

Barbara A. Blue                       1070*

Steven Middlemiss                   857

Trustee of the Trust Fund – 1 for 3 Years

Harry Schibanoff                      1835*

*Elected

Warrant Articles

Article 2:  Zoning Amendment 1 (Terminology)

Yes 1857    No 426      Passed

Article 3:  Zoning Amendment 2 (Building Height)

Yes 1627    No 684      Passed

Article 4:  Zoning Amendment 3 (Signs)

Yes 1627    No 755      Passed

Article 5:  Zoning Amendment 4 (Accessory Living Units)

Yes 1666    No 584      Passed

Article 6:  Construction of New Fire Station

Yes 1258    No 1214     Passed

Article 7:  Operating Budget

Yes 1445    No 970      Passed

Article 8:  Sewer Fund Operating Budget

Yes 1364    No 1042     Passed

Article 9:  Water Fund Operating Budget

Yes 1400    No 997      Passed

Article 10:  Police Employees Association Contract

Yes 1626    No 847      Passed

Article 11:  Highway Department Contract

Yes 1597    No 858      Passed

Article 12:  Town Clerk/Tax Collector Wage & Benefit Increase

Yes 1505    No 954      Passed

Article 13:  Full Time Library Employees Wage & Benefit Increase

Yes 1475    No 973      Passed

Article 14:  Ambulance Replacement

Yes 1822    No 623      Passed

Article 15:  Funding 3 Capital Reserve Funds from Unassigned Fund Balance

Yes 1692    No 727      Passed

Article 16:  Create Capital Reserve Fund for Library Improvements

Yes 1567    No 875      Passed

Article 17:  Discontinue Old Capital Reserve Funds

Yes 2048    No 339      Passed

Article 18:  All Veterans Tax Credit

Yes 2076    No 338      Passed

Article 19:  Establishment of Benson Park User Fees

Yes 853      No 1581     Failed

 

School District – Total Ballots Cast – 2529

School Board – 2 for 3 Years

Malcolm Price                         1016*

Margaret Huard                       720

Stacy Milbouer                        1292*

Gary Gasdia (write-in)              678

School Moderator – 1 for 3 Years

Paul Inderbitzen                      2064*

School District Clerk – 1 for 3 Years

Patti Barry                              2070*

School Treasurer – 1 for 3 Years

David Kelley                           846

Cecile Nichols                        1129*

*Elected

Warrant Articles

Article 1:  Operating Budget

Yes 1400    No 941      Passed

Article 2:  Custodian/Electricians/Maintenance/HVAC Technicians Contract

Yes 1626    No 845      Passed

Article 3:  Leadership Team Contract

Yes 1276    No 1181     Passed

Article 4:  Alvirne Gym & Library Roof Replacement

Yes 2198    No 283      Passed

Article 5:  Add Funds to School Renovation Capital Reserve Fund

Yes 2070    No 437      Passed

 

Litchfield

 

Town

Town Clerk/Tax Collector – 1 for 3 Years

Theresa L. Briand                     1090*

Selectmen – 2 for 3 Years

Brent T. Lemire                        907*

Kurt Schaefer                          919*

Budget Committee – 3 for 3 Years

Keri B. Douglas                       895*

Cory Izbicki                            824*

Andrew Cutter (write-in)            87*

Budget Committee – 1 for 1 Year

Jim Spotts (write-in)                  106*

Cemetery Trustee – 1 for 3 Years

Jody L. Fraser                          1017*

Trustee of Trust Funds – 1 for 3 Years

John J. Poulos, Jr.                     979*

Library Trustee – 2 for 3 Years

Peggy Drew                            913*

Christine L. McKim                  876*

*Elected

Warrant Articles

Article 2:  Accessory Dwelling Units

Yes 946      No 269      Passed

Article 3:  Telecommunications Facilities

Yes 927      No 293      Passed

Article 4:  Dimensional Requirements

Yes 921      No 260      Passed

Article 5:  Operating Budget

Yes 707      No 506      Passed

Article 6:  Full Time Police Officer

Yes 839      No 407      Passed

Article 7:  Road Improvement Projects

Yes 710      No 520      Passed

Article 8:  Second Year of Library Non-Union Wage Plan Implementation

Yes 897      No 337      Passed

Article 9:  Library Earned Time Accrual Expendable Trust Fund

Yes 824      No 403      Passed

Article 10:  Town Earned Time Accrual Expendable Trust Fund

Yes 896      No 320      Passed

Article 11:  Human Services & Health Agencies

Yes 815      No 428      Passed

Article 12:  Fire Vehicle & Equipment Repair Expendable Trust Fund

Yes 692      No 554      Passed

Article 13:  Architectural & Engineering Fees for New Fire Station

Yes 856      No 399      Passed

Article 14:  Non-Lapsing Appropriation (3/5 vote required)

Yes 1022    No 203      Passed

Article 15:  Tax Cap

Yes 789      No 430      Passed

Article 16:  All Veterans’ Tax Credit

Yes 1022    No 219      Passed

 

School District

Moderator – 1 for 3 Years

John Regan                             1036*

School Board – 1 for 3 Years

Paula Izbicki                           854*

Liz MacDonald (write-in)          73

School Board – 1 for 1 Year

John York                                622*

Liz McDonald (write-in)            345

Treasurer – 1 for 3 Years

Lynn Baddeley                        959*

District Clerk – 1 for 3 Years

Lynn Baddeley (write-in)           8*

Marcia Newell                        3

Jason Gurrette                         3

Warrant Articles

Article 1:  Operating Budget

Yes 657      No 597      Passed

Article 2:  Collective Bargaining Agreement With Litchfield Education Association

Yes 722      No 539      Passed

Article 3:  Collective Bargaining Agreement with Litchfield Support Staff

Yes 759      No 492      Passed

Article 4:  Full Time Special Services Coordinator

Yes 605      No 638      Passed

Article 5:  Purchase of Security Equipment and Products

Yes 805      No 439      Passed

Article 6:  Special Education Capital Reserve Fund

Yes 602      No 634      Passed

Article 7:  Building Maintenance Capital Reserve Fund

Yes 839      No 402      Passed

Article 8:  Technology Capital Reserve Fund

Yes 691      No 544      Passed