Bethel Town Meeting 2014 Results


Number of Voters: 143

Number on Checklist: 1,307

Town Moderator: Eric Benson

Town Clerk: Jean Burnham

Town Treasurer: Jean Burnham

Selectboard 3 yrs: Lisa Hill

Lister 3 yrs: Louise Ferris-Burt

Grand Juror: Kent Batcheller

Town Agent: Debra Leahy

Trustee of Public Funds: Carroll Ketchum

School Moderator: Eric Benson

School Treasurer: Jean Burnham

School Board Director, 2 years: Virginia Cole-Levesque

School Board Director, 3 years: David Eddy Jr.


News of $500,000 School Overpayment Upends Bethel Meeting

Friday, February 21, 2014

Bethel — At the School Board’s request, voters on Tuesday postponed consideration of the proposed school budget until town and school officials get to the bottom of an estimated $500,000 overpayment of property tax funds from the town to the school district. It’s unclear how the overpayment will be accounted for and returned. “We don’t have a definitive answer at …