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Elections

March 14, 2012

Newton results

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THE BOARD OF SELECTMEN DOES RECOMMEND THIS ARTICLE 3-0

Yes: 539

No: 390

23. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appropriate the sum of $2,000.00 for A SAFE PLACE to continue free and confidential Domestic Violence Support Services, counseling, emergency shelter services and community educational outreach.

THE BOARD OF SELECTMEN DOES RECOMMEND THIS ARTICLE 3-0

Yes: 652

No: 294

24. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appropriate the sum of $3,800.00 to AREA HOMECARE & FAMILY SERVICES for the purpose of helping to defray the cost of in-home services for Newton's elderly and people with disabilities, so they may stay in their homes for as long as possible.

THE BOARD OF SELECTMEN DOES RECOMMEND THIS ARTICLE 3-0

Yes: 683

No: 257

25. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appropriate the sum of $2,000.00 for the CHILD ADVOCACY CENTER to assist the Newton Police Department in the coordination and investigation of child abuse cases.

THE BOARD OF SELECTMEN DOES RECOMMEND THIS ARTICLE 3-0

Yes: 678

No: 264

26. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appropriate the sum of $2,000.00 for DRUGS ARE DANGEROUS INC. (D.A.D.) and to continue the "Natural High" experiences to our children, youth and families.

THE BOARD OF SELECTMEN DOES RECOMMEND THIS ARTICLE 3-0

Yes: 572

No: 368

27. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appropriate the sum of $5,947.00 for the purpose of continued funding for FAMILY MEDIATION & JUVENILE SERVICES, a non-profit organization since 1983, to continue to provide the following services: Parent-Child Mediation, Peer Mediation Training, Community Service, Restitution, Youth and Parent Anger-Management Courses, Youth and Parent Substance Abuse Awareness Courses, Stop Shoplifting Courses, Tobacco Education, and individually-tailored juvenile diversion contracts.

THE BOARD OF SELECTMEN DOES RECOMMEND THIS ARTICLE 3-0

Yes: 565

No: 380

28. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appropriate the sum of $1,800.00 for LAMPREY HEALTH CARE to continue to provide primary care & preventive health services and the senior transportation program.

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