IMPORTANT REFERENDUM!!!! Please plan to vote on the REFERENDUM to accept the State money to allow the building of a new Sandy Hook Elementary School. Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 6:00 AM NEWTOWN MIDDLE SCHOOL Details at: newtown-ct.gov/Public_Documents/NewtownCT_Calendar/S041FA672-041FA6C5?formid=161 Absentee Ballot information: ct.gov/sots/LIB/sots/ElectionServices/ElectForms/electforms/ed3R.pdf WHERE: TOWN CLERKS OFFICE DATE: MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2013 The Referendum will be held on Saturday October 5, 2013 from 6:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. at the Newtown Middle School Gymnasium. Pursuant to Conn. General Statutes Sec. 7-6, any person who is a registered voter in the Town of Newtown or who is a U.S. citizen who is assessed at least $1,000 for the Real Estate or Motor Vehicles on the 2012 Grand List for the Town of Newtown is qualified to vote at the Referendum. Absentee ballots are available for the Referendum during office hours Monday through Friday, 8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. at the Town Clerk’s office, beginning on Monday September 16, 2013. Any qualified person who meets any of the following criteria may vote by absentee ballot: 1) active service in the Armed Forces 2) absence from the Town during all the hours of voting 3) illness 4) physical disability 5) religious tenets which forbid secular activity on the day of the Referendum or 6) duties as a Referendum official at a polling place other than your town during all the hours of voting. As per Connecticut General Statutes Sec. 9-140 and 9-369c, for a Referendum held with less than 3 weeks notice, you may obtain an absentee ballot by applying at the Town Clerk’s office in person. Absentee ballots can be returned in person to the Town Clerk by 4:30 pm Friday October 4th or by mail or designee before the closing of the polls on Referendum day, i. e. 8 p.m., October 5th 2013. If you have any questions at all, please feel free to contact Town Clerk’s Office at 270-4210.
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