QUESTION #1

 

Shall the Town of Hopkinton amend the vote taken on Question 1 of the May 21, 2001, Annual Town Election, by deleting from that vote the following sentence:

 

The Town shall spend, or set aside for later spending, not less than 10% of the annual revenues of the Fund for open space, but not including land for recreational use; not less than 10% of the annual revenues of the Fund for historic resources; not less than 10% of the annual revenues of the Fund for community housing; not less than 50% of the annual revenues of the Fund for open space, including passive recreational use; with the remaining 20% of the annual revenues of the Fund to be for any of the above purposes as well as for open space, including land for recreational uses. (emphasis added) and inserting in its place the following sentence:

 

The Town shall spend, or set aside for later spending,  not less than 10% of the annual revenues of the Fund for open space, but not including land for recreational use; not less than 10% of the annual revenues of the Fund for historic resources; not less than 10% of the annual revenues of the Fund for community housing; not less than 50% of the annual revenues of the Fund for open space, including recreational use; with the remaining 20% of the annual revenues of the Fund to be for any of the above purposes as well as for open space, including land for recreational uses. thereby requiring that not less than 50% of the annual revenues of the Community Preservation Fund be spent or set aside for open space, including both passive and active recreational uses?

 Hopkinton 2009 Election Calendar 

            Last day to obtain nomination papers            Monday, March 30

            for Annual Town Election

 

            Last day to file nomination papers                Monday, April 13

             Last day to object or withdraw                    Wednesday, April 15

             Last day to register to vote for                     Tuesday, April 14

 

           Annual Town Meeting and Annual Town Election

 

            Annual Town Meeting                                Monday, May 4

            Annual Town Election                                Monday, May 18

 

2009 Election Offices

(N) = Nomination papers

 

Office - Term  Years

Selectmen (2 seats) 3years

Mary Pratt (N), 102 Fruit St. - Dem

 

 

 

 

                  

 

Todd Cestari (N) 19 Elizabeth Road - U

                  

 

 

 

Michelle Gates (N) 22 West Main Street - Rep

 

 

 

 

 

Board of Assessors 3 years

Dr. John H. Duffy (N), 175 Hayden Rowe St. - Dem

 

 

 

 

Board of Health 3 years

      Paul J. Wright M.D. (N), 28 Hayden Rowe St. - Rep

 

Cemetery Commissioner 3 years      

Thomas Pratt (N), 102 Fruit Street - Dem

 

 

 

 

Commissioner of Trust Fund 3 years

Thomas Garabedian (N) , 5 David Joseph Road - Rep

 

 

 

 

 

Housing Authority 5 years

Ruth Ziglear (N), 37 Davis Rd. - Rep

 

 

 

 

Housing Authority Unexpired term, 2010

      Della Miles (N), 91 Davis Rd. - U

 

Housing Authority Unexpired term, 2011

      Donna McGuire (N), 147 Ash St. - Dem

Parks and Recreation Commission (2 seats) 3

 

Planning Board 5 years

      Jaime Goncalves (N), 92 Downey St. - Rep

 

Planning Board Unexpired term, 2010

David Auslander (N), 16 Hearthstone Rd. - U

 

 

 

 

School Committee (2 seats) 3 years

Troy Mick (N), 11 Smith Rd. - Rep

 

 

 

 

Jean Bertschmann (N), 4 Cider Mill Rd. - U

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