Region 18 Budget Approved

Voters in the Towns of Lyme and Old Lyme approved the proposed 2019-2020 budget for the Region 18 School District.  The vote tallies were as follows:

Total Votes (Both Towns)
Yes: 558
No: 322

Town of Lyme
Yes: 162
No: 34

Town of Old Lyme
Yes: 396
No: 288

Vote on 2019-2020 School Budget Scheduled for Tuesday, May 7

On Tuesday, May 7, registered voters in the towns of Lyme and Old Lyme will vote on the proposed 2019-2020 budget for Regional School District 18.  Voting will take place at the Lyme Town Hall (for voters in Lyme) at 480 Hamburg Road.  The polls will be open from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.  To view or download a copy of the proposed budget in advance of the referendum, click here.

Results of “Close Vote” Recount Announced

In accordance with State law, the Town of Lyme conducted a recount of the votes cast for the office of State Senate District 33.  The original Nov. 6 vote tally was Needleman 867, Ziobron 595. The results of the Nov. 18 recount were Needleman 869, Ziobron 595.  The recount was required as a result of a close vote in the Nov. 6 election.