SOUTHAMPTON, Mass. (WWLP) – Southampton Residents tonight rejected a ballot question that would have increased property taxes in town.
The voters said no to a $110,000, Proposition 2.5 override meant to fund two new positions at the Norris Elementary School.
A 55 percent majority rejected the override.
Voter turnout, was 25 percent.
In total, 785 ballots were cast. 350 voted in favor of the proposition, while 435 voted against it.