Paper ballots don’t signal dissent

    by Emmett Avery BROWNINGTON — Brownington’s first in-person Town Meeting in two years saw a three-way race for an open select board seat in which William Falconer prevailed and the passage of the town and road budgets by paper ballot. The town’s fiscal year 2023 budget of $171,476 passed with 57 votes in favor and ten against.  The road budget of $468,032 passed 50 to 14. Two of the town’s three select board seats were up for election … Continue reading Paper ballots don’t signal dissent