New Canaan Town Council Approves 4.74% Budget Increase

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The New Canaan Town Council approved a $138 million budget during the council's Wednesday, April 9 meeting, according to the New Canaan News.
The New Canaan Town Council approved a $138 million budget during the council's Wednesday, April 9 meeting, according to the New Canaan News. Photo Credit: File Photo

NEW CANAAN, Conn. -- The New Canaan Town Council approved a $138 million budget during its meeting Wednesday, April 9, according to the New Canaan News. 

The $138,303,112 budget for fiscal year 2015 is a 4.74 percent increase from fiscal year 2014, according to the report. The amount includes all town operating expenses, debt service, capital expenditures and Board of Education operating expenses, according to the report. 

Councilmen Roger Williams and John Emert held the dissenting votes for the Board of Education's operating budget as well as a $464,493 capital expenditure for wireless infrastructure upgrades at Saxe Middle School and the high school, according to the report. 

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