TOWN OF RUTLAND

SELECT BOARD


MINUTES: August 6, 2013



Board members present: Steve Hawley, Don Chioffi, John Paul Faignant,

Stanley F, Rhodes III, Joe Dicton

The Meeting opened at 6:00 P.M.

The Board dispensed with the pledge to the flag.

Mr. Rhodes told the Board that the Town tax rate was up 1cent from last year. He said the School rate had gone up 7 cents. He said the the amounts represent a 5.63% municipal increase and a 6.51 % school increase.

Board members discussed the 2012 verses the 2013 tax rates. Board members also discussed the impact of the reassessment on taxes.

Mr. Dicton made a motion to set the tax rate at $1.5077 per resident property and $1.5872 for non resident property. Mr. Hawley made a second to the motion. The motion passed by a vote of 4 to 1. Mr. Faignant voted in the negative.

Mr. Chioffi moved to adjourn the meeting at 6:17 P.M. Mr. Hawley made a second to the motion. The motion passed unanimously.


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Stanley F. Rhodes III Steve Hawley

Chairman Clerk


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Joe Dicton John Paul Faignant

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Don Chioffi


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