Shall the Town of Hampton vote to raise and appropriate as an operating budget, not including
appropriations by special warrant articles and other appropriations voted separately, the amounts
set forth on the budget posted with the warrant as amended by vote of the first session, for the
purposes set forth therein, totaling $28,141,882. Should this article be defeated, the default budget
shall be $27,595 ,116, which is the same as last year, with certain adjustments required by previous
action of the Town of Hampton or by law or the governing body may hold one special meeting in accordance with RSA 40: 13, X and XVI to take up the issue of a revised operating budget only?
(Majority vote required)
Recommended by the Board of Selectmen 3-1-1
Recommended by the Municipal Budget Committee 5-4-0
Fiscal Impact Note (Finance Dept.) The proposed operating budget figure of $28,141,882 is an
increase of $1,299,570 more than the budget amount adopted in 2018 of $26,842,312. The net
estimated 2019 tax impact of the proposed operating budget is $0.387 per $1,000 valuation (thirtyeight
point seven cents per thousand dollars of valuation). The default budget figure of $27 ,595,116
is an increase of $752,804 more than the budget amount adopted in 2018. The net estimated tax
impact for the default budget is $0.224 per $1,000 valuation (twenty-two point four cents per
thousand dollars of valuation).