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Selectmen plan Proposition 2 1/2 override

| December 29, 2016

Milton, MA- Selectmen outlined their plans to seek an override of Proposition 2 1/2 in 2017 during discussions Dec. 20.  “There will be an override (referendum) this year” said Selectman Tom Hurley at the meeting and Chairman Katie Conlon concurred.

Conlon  said that a successful override “will prevent us from having staff layoffs”.    Successful voter override referendums allow town officials to increase real estate taxes beyond the 2 1/2 percent increase allowed by state legislature.

The entire article can be found in the Thursday, December 29 edition of the Milton Times, on newsstands today.

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