Comments for: Calm prevails as Hampden passes budget by bare margin

Posted June 21, 2011, at 3:05 p.m.
Last modified June 22, 2011, at 7 p.m.

HAMPDEN | After months of contentious and sometimes even rowdy meetings and public hearings, Monday’s night’s regular meeting of the Hampden Town Council was relatively calm as council members voted 4-3 to pass the proposed 2012 town budget. Councilors Janet Hughes, Jean Lawliss, Tom Brann and Shelby Wright — …

CORRECTION:

A previous version of this story incorrectly reported that Shelby Wright voted against the budget and that Bill Shakespeare voted in favor of it.

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