Election Results for Nov. 5, 2019 (Official)

The official results of the Nov. 5 municipal election – having now been reviewed and approved by the Town Clerk, the Registrars of Voters and the Moderator – can be viewed or downloaded here. Asterisks indicate the official winners of the races. Of the 1,920 registered voters in Town, 758 voted in this election either in person, via Absentee Ballot or via Election Day Registration.

 

Legal Notice of Nov. 5 Municipal Election

Town of Lyme
Municipal Election
Warning

Pursuant to Sections 9-226 of the Connecticut General Statutes, the electors of the Town of Lyme are hereby warned to meet at the Lyme Town Hall, 480 Hamburg Road, Lyme, CT  06371 on Tuesday, the 5th day of November 2019 between the hours of 6:00 AM and 8:00 PM then and there to give their votes for the persons to fill the following offices:  A First Selectman, two (2) Selectmen, a Town Treasurer, each for a term of two (2) years; two (2) members of the Board of Finance, each for a term of six (6) years; one (1) member of the Board of Finance Alternate for a term of six (6) years; one (1) member of the Board of Finance Alternate to fill a vacancy for two (2) years;  one (1) member of the Board of Assessment Appeals for a term of six (6) years; two (2) members of the Planning and Zoning Commission, each for a term of six (6) years; one (1) members of the Zoning Board of Appeals for a term of six (6) years; one (1) member of the Zoning Board of Appeals Alternate for a term of six (6) years; three (3) Library Directors, each for a term of six (6) years; and one (1) member of the Regional Board of Education for a term of four (4) years.

Dated at Lyme, Connecticut this 22nd day of October 2019.
Attest:  Linda A. Winzer, Town Clerk

 

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.