Absentee ballots are available at the Southbury Town Clerk’s Office for the Town of Southbury 2018-2019 Budget and the Pomperaug Regional School District #15 2018-2019 Budget for the referendum being held on May 2, 2018. Registered electors of the Town or United States Citizens, who are eighteen years or older, and own taxable property assessed at $1,000.00 or more on the October 1, 2017 Grand List, can vote in this referendum. Ballots cannot be mailed for a referendum.
Once the application is received and verified by the Town Clerk’s office a ballot will be issued. Absentee ballots must be given to the applicant in person or to the applicant’s designee. Ballots must be returned to this office before the close of polls, 8:00 p.m., on the day of the referendum.
Absentee ballot applications for a Referendum are available at the Town Clerk’s office or can be downloaded from the Town of Southbury website at www.southbury-ct.org/absenteeballots or the Secretary of State’s website at www.sots-ct.gov.
This referendum has two questions. The first question will be the municipal budget only; the second question will be the Pomperaug Regional School District #15 Budget. The questions are:
QUESTION # 1
“Shall the Town of Southbury appropriate $22,361,332 for the municipal budget and approve the Special Revenue Funds appropriations for the fiscal year July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019?”
QUESTION # 2
“Shall the proposed 2018-2019 Budget of the Pomperaug Regional School District #15 in the amount of $69,103,829 be adopted?”
The Town Clerk’s office is located in the Southbury Town Hall, 501 Main Street South, and is open from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday thru Thursday and 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Friday; phone 203-262-0657.