In light of the Board of Finance’s decision to keep the town’s proposed budget to a zero-percent increase for the upcoming fiscal year, the Board of Selectmen approved $309,305 in budget cuts at its meeting on Monday, April 15.
Cuts approved by the selectmen:
- Reductions due to known short-term vacancies: $47,000.
- Reduction in sand purchases based on current inventory: $30,000.
- Reduction in legal expenses: $50,000.
- "Reduction in medical expenses: $132,305.