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Republican Primary Results in Greenwich

The results of the Republican Primary for Board of Estimate and Taxation

BET analysis of current policies is lacking

The Greenwich BET’s rejection of longer term funds to finance town capital projects was reported this week.

Greenwich Democrats need to check their math

Members of Greenwich’s Democratic Town Committee talk and write a lot about increasing the town’s budget and spending more money. What they don’t talk and write about is that low income homeowners suffer comparatively more from a mill rate increase than higher income homeowners.

New ideas

A municipal budget that addresses Greenwich’s capital needs while keeping the mill rate increase to 1.7%? It seems too good to be true but we may never know unless the Board of Estimate and Taxation (BET) gives it a thorough examination.

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