$331,332; $17,075 or 5.4 percent more than this year’s budget of $314,257.
$452,620; $3,000 or 0.7 percent more than this year’s budget of $449,620.
$1,782,385; $48,340 or 2.64 percent less than this year’s budget of $1,830,725.
FHUHS district budget
$7,959,045; $356,470 or 4.7 percent, more than this year’s budget of $7,602,575.
John Hill, Samuel Bartholomew and Robert Lussier are vying for two, one-year seats on the Select Board.
An informational meeting for both town and school ballots will be held at 7 p.m. March 4 at the Community Hall in Benson.
Town residents will gather for a floor meeting to vote on town money matters at 10 a.m. March 5 at the Community Hall. The election of town and school officials as well as voting on school money matters will be done by Australian ballot from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. March 5 at the Community Hall.
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