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Support Shrewsbury override – Shrewsbury School Committee

May 24th, 2014

To the Editor, On June 3rd Shrewsbury residents will be asked to vote on an operational override adding $1.15 per thousand dollars of valuation to our already low tax rate of $12.17. ?Even with this increase, Shrewsbury's ?tax rate will be among the very lowest in the state and up to 50% lower than some [...]

Support Shrewsbury override – Willingham

May 24th, 2014

To the Editor:

To my fellow members of the Shrewsbury Community,

My name is Mark Willingham and I have been a proud resident of the great town of Shrewsbury for 14 years. As many of you are well aware, we are facing an important decision June 3 in the Special Town Election and will be considering an override of Proposition 2 ? to add revenue to the town.

Vote against Shrewsbury override – Ham

May 24th, 2014

To the Editor:

“The government cannot give to anybody anything that the government does not first take from somebody else.” Anon.

Support Shrewsbury override – Bryant

May 24th, 2014

To the Editor: I am a recently elected Town Meeting Member in the town of Shrewsbury. Registered voters June 3 will have the opportunity to vote for a Proposition 2 ? override. As a resident for over 40 years, I am asking the citizens of Shrewsbury to support the override to maintain our town with [...]

Vote against Shrewsbury override – Pohl

May 24th, 2014

To the Editor:

Regarding the Proposition 2-1/2 override in Shrewsbury, an open letter to the town of Shrewsbury and the political group called “Community Supporters for Shrewsbury. “

Support Shrewsbury override – Monopoli

May 24th, 2014

To the Editor:

The future of the Shrewsbury Public School system is at a breaking point. The town of Shrewsbury has always been known for the quality of its public education system.

Support Shrewsbury override – Kane

May 20th, 2014

To the residents of Shrewsbury: Please join me in voting YES on June 3rd. We enjoy a low tax rate as the result of decades of tight fisted municipal management. Mr. Carney initiated decades of municipal frugality continued by Town Manager Dan Morgado with proven privatization and regionalization of services that deliver excellent levels of [...]

Support Shrewsbury override – Coskie

May 20th, 2014

To the Editor: My husband and I strongly support an override to Prop. 2- 1/2 and an increase to property taxes to protect this lovely town of ours.? We are a single-income family who believe that education and public safety are a priority and are worth our investment. We have by far the lowest tax [...]

Support Shrewsbury override – Cunniffe

May 20th, 2014

To the Editor: “We spend too much of our time worrying about the mosquitoes and not enough time concerning ourselves about the health of the pond.”? Understanding that a tax increase is the “mosquito” that we must get past to improve our overall health, it seems to me that now is the time for residents [...]

Support Shrewsbury override – Kennedy

May 20th, 2014

To the Editor: I urge the residents of Shrewsbury to vote YES on June 3 for the $5.5 million override. The override has the unanimous support of the Board of Selectmen, Finance Committee, and the School Committee. A yes vote will provide the town with additional revenue to support both municipal and school services, including [...]

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