News Feature

Sedgwick
Originally published in The Weekly Packet, March 1, 2018
Sedgwick annual town meeting

Election
Friday, March 2, 1 p.m.-6 p.m.
Town House

Candidates

Contested:
Second Selectman, one-year: Aaron Grindal, Robert Publicover

Unopposed:
Third Selectman, three-year, Ben Astbury
School board, two three-year seats, Susan Ford and Elizabeth True.
Tax Collector, three year, Elizabeth Gray.

Business meeting
Saturday, March 3, 9 a.m.
Sedgwick Elementary School

Warrant articles: municipal 59; school 20
Municipal budget: $878,958
Increase: $16,961 or 2 percent
School budget: $2,490,191,
Increase: $89,553 or 3.7 percent

Warrant items at a glance
Ordinance change: Shoreland Zoning Ordinance
Alewife harvest: notify DMR town wants exclusive rights
Fire truck equipment reserve: spend $80,000 on truck payment; add $30,000.
Raise $14,000 for Walker Pond Landing Reserve