Barton Select Board Set Taxpayer Friendly Budgets

From left Bella McCartney, Bob Croteau and Jody Frey review budget numbers.
Staff Writer

Taxpayers in Barton will be offered fiscal year 2017 municipal and highway budgets that combined are almost thirty thousand dollars lower than the current fiscal year. A proposed municipal budget of $427,413 and highway budget of $547,374 was carefully vetted by the select board at a special meeting on Monday evening before being passed. Read more in the Newport Daily Express.