Cheers and applause echoed through the Block Island School as the Island Wide Broadband Project was approved in a unanimous motion. That was about the only noise made at the Financial Town Meeting, which took place on Monday, July 27, as voters had almost no questions or concerns about the budgets and bond issues presented.
The vote on the broadband issue allows the town to borrow “up to $8 million” for the project.
Two other bond issues, one for the High Street/Payne Road water main replacement project at $1.343 million, and a roads upgrade project for $1 million,
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