Block Island Times

Financial Town Meeting is Monday, May 6

There will be no big-ticket items on the docket for voters to ponder over at this year’s Financial Town Meeting. The last time that happened was in 2016, when there were no additional borrowing authorizations on the warrant. Last year voters approved the $2 million West Beach stabilization project, $1.5 million Thomas Property project, and $550,000 for the CAI network broadband project. 
For fiscal year 2020, the town is requesting $1 million in borrowing authorization to finance potential road and bridge improvements. So that, as well as some capital projects, and a minor

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