State’s first merger ‘breakup’ to go to vote in Readsboro, Halifax – Brattleboro Reformer

For the first time since Act 46 became law in 2015, two merged towns are seeking a divorce. So – you can do that?

""I don't think either town has seen a benefit from being merged, monetarily or educational," said Homer "Chum" Sumner, chairman of the Southern Valley Unified Union School District board. A special town meeting in Halifax is warned for 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 30, at the Halifax Elementary School. Residents will be asked if Halifax should withdraw from the Southern Valley Unified Union School District. Readsboro will hold a vote at a special town meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 20. Both votes were prompted by petitions brought forward by residents.


 

Read the Full Story at:

 

Comment Below...


Be the first to comment

Please check your e-mail for a link to activate your account.