The legal voters of Winooski are hereby warned and notified to meet at the Performing Arts Center, Winooski Education Center on Monday, March 6, 2017 at 6:00 o’clock in the evening to discuss, Article Two, and Article Three and to conduct an informational hearing on Australian Ballot questions, and the meeting to be adjourned to reconvene at the Winooski Senior Center, Barlow St., on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 to transact any business involving voting by Australian Ballot to begin at 7:00 o’clock in the morning and to close at 7:00 o’clock in the evening. The legal voters of the City of Winooski are further notified that voter qualification, registration and absentee voting relative to said meeting shall be as provided in Chapter 43, 51 and 55 of Title 17, Vermont Statutes Annotated.
ARTICLE ONE: To elect two (2) City Councilors for a term of two (2) years each.
ARTICLE TWO: City Budget
Shall the voters of the City of Winooski approve the budget for the Fiscal Year 2018 in the amount of Six Million, Two Hundred Sixty Nine Thousand, Eight Hundred Eighty-Five Dollars and Seventy Cents ($6,269,885.70) and the amount to be raised by taxes Five Million, Two Hundred Fifty-Six Thousand, Ninety-One Dollars and Forty Nine Cents ($5,256,091.49)?
Shall the City Council be authorized to apply for and accept funds from sources other than property taxation, and to expend the same for the benefit of the City in addition to sums for which budget appropriation has been made (approval of this article will not impact property taxes)?
The Warning of the Ninety-Fourth Annual City Meeting: 3.6.17 & 3.7.17 (with Winooski City Council signatures) can be viewed here: Warning of the Ninety-Fourth Annual City Meeting: 3.6.17 & 3.7.17
Town Meeting Day – Monday, March 6th @ WSD Performing Arts Center (60 Normand St.) – 6pm
City Election – Tuesday, March 7th @ Winooski Senior Center (123 Barlow St.) – 7am – 7pm
A sample of the official ballot for March 7, 2017 can be viewed here: Sample Ballot March 7, 2017
(Effective January 1 2017, there is no longer a voter registration deadline! Voters can register right up until the local election on March 7th. For more information, visit winooskivt.org/voting).