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Town Meeting Day results we have received from around Vermont:

Barre City

Burlington results on CCTV.org

Colchester

CVU budget passed 3125- 1867

Essex

Halifax

Hartford

Marlboro

Montpelier

Newark -- Residents voted 88-12 to establish a legal defense fund of $50,000 to defend the town's position against wind development.

North Hero school
North Hero town

Northfield -- Town and village overwhelmingly approve a merger.

Orwell

Richford

Rockingham

Rutland -- Mayor Christopher Louras re-elected. Louras beat current Board of Aldermen Chair David Allaire 2032-1611.

Shrewsbury school
Shrewsbury town

South Burlington -- City councilors Sandy Dooley and Paul Engels defeated by wide margins. Newcomers Chris Shaw and Pat Nowak win.

Vergennes

Waitsfield elected officials
Waitsfield town

Waterbury

Williston

Windsor

Winooski results on CCTV.org

Tar sands town resolution
As of 9:30 p.m., organizers from 350VT.org said the tar sands resolution had passed in the following towns:
1. East Montpelier
2. Craftsbury
3. Charlotte
4. Montgomery
5. Warren (unanimous)
6. Waitsfield
7. Moretown
8. Fayston
9. Starksboro
10. Ripton
11. Hinesburg
12. Cornwall
13. Bennington
14. Walden
15. Plainfield
16. Marshfield
17. Calais
18. Middlesex
19. Woodbury
20. Worcester (unanimous)
21. Middlebury
22 .Putney
23. Randolph
24. Montpelier
25. Grand Isle (passed by Select Board)
26. Burlington
27. Chittenden
28. Cabot

Communities voting on whether to add Upper Missisquoi and Trout rivers to the National Wild and Scenic Rivers program:
Yes:
Berkshire
Enosburgh
Enosburgh Falls
Richford
Montgomery
Westfield
Troy
North Troy

No:
Lowell

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