NORTH SMITHFIELD- The language below will appear on the ballot in the upcoming election this November.
NORTH SMITHFIELD- The language below will appear on the ballot in the upcoming election this November. This is one part of a three-part series of questions that North Smithfield residents will be asked to vote on in November of 2014. This question deals with the authorization to demolish Halliwell and make upgrades to the elementary, middle and high schools. Additional information will be submitted to the public over the next few months, regarding each ballot question and the financial impact it will have on the town. Residents can also view more information on the town web site at www.nsmithfieldri.org
“Shall an act passed at the 2014 session of the general assembly entitled “AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE TOWN OF NORTH SMITHFIELD TO FINANCE THE DEMOLITION (OR SAFEGUARDING), REPAIR, REHABILITATION AND CONSOLIDATION OF SCHOOL CLASSROOM AND STORAGE BUILDINGS, INCLUDING HALLIWELL MEMORIAL SCHOOL, NORTH SMITHFIELD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, NORTH SMITHFIELD MIDDLE SCHOOL, NORTH SMITHFIELD HIGH SCHOOL AND THE ANDREWS SCHOOL, IN ACCORDANCE WITH A PLAN ADOPTED BY THE TOWN COUNCIL BY THE ISSUANCE OF NOT MORE THAN $4,300,000 OF BONDS AND/OR NOTES THEREFOR” be approved.”