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School Budget Validation Referendum - Tuesday, August 4th

posted Jul 16, 2015, 5:29 AM by Tody Justice   [ updated Jul 31, 2015, 4:42 AM ]

Scarborough School Budget Validation Referendum - Tuesday, August 4th:

Voting will take place in Town Council Chambers at the Scarborough Municipal Building located at 259 US Route One from 7:00

a.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 4, 2015.


The Absentee Ballot [see attachment below] for the School Budget Validation Referendum is available in the Town Clerk’s Office during regular business hours. 


As of Friday, July 31st and Monday, August 3rd you must have a “Special Circumstance” in order to vote by absentee ballot. You are required to fill out ‘Special Circumstance” Application [see attachment below] and check the appropriate box that applies:


Voter must check the applicable box below indicating the reason for this after deadline request:

 I will be absent from my municipality of residence unexpectedly during the entire time the polls are open on election  day.

 I have a physical disability.

       I am unable to leave my home or treatment facility due to an incapacity or illness;

       I am a resident of a coastal island ward or precinct and am unable to travel to the Polls.

I certify, under penalty of law, that the information provided on this application is true.



Detailed information about the school budget may be found on the Scarborough Schools Web site:

If the referendum vote does not pass on Tuesday, August 4th, another budget meeting must be held at least 10 days after the Validation Referendum Election and another budget must be approved.  The revised budget will be submitted to the voters for validation at a third Validation Referendum Election. This process must be repeated until a budget is validated at a referendum election.

Tody Justice,
Jul 31, 2015, 4:40 AM
Tody Justice,
Jul 31, 2015, 4:37 AM