Article 21 - $590,170 for improvements to streets  (219 Views)  (1 Comments)

Warrant Article Created By: Selectmen

Results Votes in Favor Votes opposed Total Votes Required To Pass
2364 445 50%
Rational Taxpayer's recommends voting Yes

Shall the Town of Hampton vote to raise and appropriate the sum of $590,170 for improvements to streets consisting of paving overlays, adjustments to structures to permit paving, repairs and replacements to drainage, repairs and replacement to sewers if needed for pavement repair, repairs to sidewalks and driveway openings, crack sealing and curbing installation and improvements and repairs to Town Parking Lots and parking areas. Upon completion of the work scheduled in this warrant article, if funds remain unused the DPW may proceed to the next street(s) on their priority repair list until said unused portion is spent. Said appropriation to be offset by the State Highway Block Grant estimated to be $3 16,23 1. This shall be a non-lapsing appropriation per RSA 32:7, VI and shall not lapse until the projects are completed or by March 3 1,2021, whichever occurs sooner? (Majoriry vote required)

Recommended by the Board of Selectmen 5-0-0

Recommended by the Municipal Budget Committee 7-0-1

Fiscal Impact Note (Finance Dept.) The estimated 2019 tax impact on $273,939 is $0.082 per $ 1,000 valuation (eight point two cents per thousand dollars of valuation).



Posted in: Favorable, Money


# Jerry Znoj Friday, February 8, 2019 1:18 AM
I support this article for all the reasons the article identifies. I hope to see more activity in this area by Public Works than I have in the past. A good priority list and an adherence to it is what my expectations are !

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