Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Voting results on Act 46 Merger 3/7/2017

Voting Results on Act 46 Articles of Agreement for the Leland and Gray Towns
Brookline, Jamaica, Newfane, Townshend and Windham
Voted on March 7, 2017

Merger approved
Brookline - approved
Jamaica - approved
Newfane - approved
Townshend - approved
Four towns will form a modified unified union: Jamaica (97-14), Townshend (93-40), Brookline (62-22) and Newfane (194-70)
Windham - rejected (74-66) (the rejection of the merger by the Town of Windham does not change the outcome as this town's vote was "advisable," - meaning not necessary for the merger to proceed under the Articles of Agreement.)

Click here to read the full 34-page Report & Articles of Agreement prepared by the Act 46 Leland & Gray Towns Study Committee for Brookline, Jamaica, Newfane, Townshend and Windham