Town Budget Season Underway – Facing $2.7M Budget Gap
The FY19 Town Budget season is in full swing, and as reported on the front page of the Hopkinton Independent, the town is facing a $2.7 Million budget gap. The Board of Selectmen, School Committee and Appropriation Committee met on Monday, January 29 in a public meeting, but it was not televised. Budget discussions are still underway, but an operational budget override has not yet been ruled out. Two additional joint meetings have been scheduled for Thursday, February 8 and Monday, February 26.
- Town Facing $2.7 Million Budget Gap as Budget Planning Continues by Michelle Murdock – Hopkinton Independent 1-25-18 Issue
- Schools requesting 7.3% increase by Melissa Orff – Hopkinton Independent 1-25-18 Issue
Watch the budget presentations:
- Board of Selectmen Meeting 1-16-18 – Budget discussions start at 1h47m into the meeting.
- School Committee Public Hearing and Vote on the Budget 1-11-18 – Budget discussions including public comments start at 30m into the meeting.