Voters approved the 2012 budget in the Tuesday night. They also voted in three trustees to the library board, two of them incumbents.
The library's $6.79 million budget passed by a vote of 563 to 129. The budget comes in at a .58 percent increase from 2011, with a tax levy increase of .96 percent. The largest expenditures, $4,826,277, go to salaries, terminal leave accruals and employee benefits; $491,039 go to library operations; and $477,000 to library materials.
Elected to the board of trustees were two incumbents Myron Blumenfeld (five-year term), and Lee Aitken (four-year term), as well as Nancy Comer (five year-year term).
Here are the election results:Myron Blumenfeld 458 Nancy Comer 409 Lee Aitken 370 Lynn Capuano 273 Elaine Hirschberg 201 Judy Miszner 134 Michael Krevor 105 Michael A. Chaplin, MD 61