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2. The Building Inspector shall obtain, review and reason-
ably, utilize any base flood elevation data available
from a Federal, State or other source, until such other
data has been provided by the Administrator, as criteria
for requiring that (i) all new construction and sub-
stantial improvements of residential structures have the
lowest floor (including basement) elevated to or above
the base flood level and (ii) all new construction and
substantial improvements of nonresidential structures
have the lowest flood (including basement) elevated or
floodproofed to or above the base flood level.



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4. The Building Permit Officer shall require within flood
prone areas new and replacement water supply systems to
be designed to minimize or eliminate infiltration of
flood waters into the systems.

5. The Building Permit Officer shall require within flood
prone areas (i) new and replacement sanitary sewage
systems to be designed to minimize or eliminate infil-
tration of flood waters into the systems and discharges
from the systems into flood waters and (ii) on-site
waste disposal systems to be located to avoid impairment
to them or contamination from them during flooding.

(On the Official Ballot)



ARTICLE 8. To see if the Town will vote to authorize the
Selectmen to borrow money in anticipation of taxes and to renew
and refund Town notes.



ARTICLE 9. To see if the Town will vote to authorize and
empower the Selectmen to accept Federal and/or State and/or
other funds to be applied to the salaries of Town employees.



ARTICLE 10. To see if the Town will vote to authorize the
Selectmen to apply for, accept, and expend up to TEN THOUSAND
($10,000.00) DOLLARS in Municipal Coastal Planning Grants as
authorized and approved under the New Hampshire Coastal Resources
Management Programs.

(Recommended by the Budget Committee)



ARTICLE 11. To see if the Town will vote to raise and
appropriate the sum of TWO THOUSAND ($2,000.00) DOLLARS as the
Town's 20% Local match toward a Coastal Energy Impact Program
(CEIP) Planning Grant. The purpose of this grant is to plan for
the impact of Seabrook Station on the community facilities of
the Town.



(Recommended by the Budget Committee)



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ARTICLE 12. To see if the Town will vote to authorize the
withdrawal from the Revenue Sharing Fund established under the
provisions of the State and Local Assistance Act of 1972 for use
as set-offs against budgeted appropriations for the following
priority purposes and in the amounts indicated, or take any
other action hereon:



Appropriatio n
Police



Amount



$ 50,000.00



Fire $ 50,000.00

(Recommended by the Budget Committee)



ARTICLE 13. On petition of Robie M. Beckman and Twenty {20]

other voters of the Town: Do you favor adoption of the Town

Manager Plan as provided in Chapter 37 of the Revised Statutes
Annotated?



(On the Official Ballot)



ARTICLE 14. To see if the Town will vote to authorize and
empower the Selectmen to appoint such permanent police officers,
firemen and employees for all other Departments of the Town as
they deem necessary.



ARTICLE 15. To see if the Town will vote to continue the
position of Administrative Assistant to the Selectmen.



ARTICLE 16. On Petition of James E. Champoux and Fourteen
(14) other voters of the Town: To see what action the Town
Meeting will take to rescind the vote taken at the 1978 Town
Meeting under Article 47 of the Warrant and to adopt the pro-
visions of RSA 559-a and 559-b of the Sessions laws of 1977,
Chapter 157 to allow residents to register to vote with the
Town Clerk.



ARTICLE 17. To see if the Town will vote to purchase a
computer for the use of the Town in compiling information on all
payroll, property tax, resident tax, water bills. Treasurer's
receipts and expense vouchers together with other information
and to raise and appropriate the sum of TWENTY ONE THOUSAND
($21,000.00) DOLLARS for this purpose.

(Recommended by the Budget Committee)



ARTICLE 18. On Petition of Blanche E. Bragg and Nineteen
(19) other voters of the Town to see what action the Town will
take on the following question: Do you favor Seabrook with-
drawal from the Winnacunnet Co-Operative High School District,
and to create its own feasability study committee for determin-
ing the cost of building its own high school and or a High
School Vocational Educational Building in Seabrook, said feas-
ibility committee to report their findings at an adjournment of
the Annual Town Meeting, the date and time to be specified at
this Annual Town Meeting.

(On the Official Ballot)



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ARTICLE 19. To see if the Town will vote to instruct the
Selectmen to take the initial steps towards the re-evaluation of
the real estate in Town.



ARTICLE 20. To see if the Town will vote to clarify the
actions of the 1978 Town Meeting on Article 26 by specifically
naming the Selectmen of the Town as Agents for purposes of
expanding the moneys authorized under the municipal building fund
and ratifying the actions taken by the Selectmen for this purpose.



ARTICLE 21. To see if the Town will vote to exercise the
terms of an Option to purchase land which it holds on land and
buildings on the westerly side of Lafayette Road and called
THE OLD CHASE HOMESTEAD, containing approximately twelve (12)
acres, which Option is dated January 1979, and to raise
and appropriate the sum of TWO HUNDRED AND SIXTEEN THOUSAND,
EIGHT HUNDRED AND FIFTY ($216,850.00) DOLLARS for the purpose of
purchasing this property. Said purchase price shall be reduced
by the consideration given by the Town to the Trustees of the
Josiah Chase Homestead Family Trust for the Option and any amounts
that may be returned to the Town under the Terms of the Option.
(This article is submitted pursuant to vote of the Special Town
Meeting of November 16, 1978.)

(Recommended by the Budget Committee)

ARTICLE 22. To see if the Town will vote to authorize the
Selectmen to sell to John C. Parkman the tax title it holds on
land located on the northeasterly side of Folly Mill Road as
assessed to the heirs of Benjamin Gove and known as the Emma I
Temple Lot and acquired by the Town by collectors deed dated
October 17, 1978 for a price which shall be the market value as
determined by the Office of the Tax Assessor plus the cost of
survey and legal actions to quiet the title.



ARTICLE 23. To see if the Town will authorize the
Selectmen to appoint a Deputy Tax Collector.



ARTICLE 24. To see if the Town will authorize the Selectmen
to convey by deed, tax title property held by the Town in accord-
ance with RSA 80:42 which requires such conveyance by public
auction or advertised sealed bids.



ARTICLE 25. To see if the Town will vote to authorize the
Selectmen to sell to Mable Pietrowski for the sum of $3,295.00
the tax title it holds on land and buildings on Fowler's Court
as assessed to the heirs of Earl in Fowler and acquired by the
Town by tax collectors deed dated December 28, 1978.



ARTICLE 26. To see if the Town will vote to authorize the
Selectmen to sell to Alfred C. Janvrin, Jr. for the sum of
$2,264.03, the tax title it holds on land and buildings on South
Main Street as assessed to Charles McQuillan and Margaret Fogg
and acquired by the Town by collectors deed dated December 28,
1978.



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ARTICLE 27. To see if the Town will vote to raise and
appropriate the sum of TWO HUNDRED AND TWENTY FIVE THOUSAND
($225,000.00) DOLLARS for the purpose of purchasing land of
E. N. Dixon Co., Inc. located on the corner of True Road and
Old New Boston Road and consisting of approximately 13.9 acres for
the purpose of protecti ng 'the Town Well Fields and providing open
space for the Town.

(Recommended by the Budget Committee)



ARTICLE 28. To see if the Town will wote to raise and
appropriate the sum of EIGHTi' THOUSAND SIX HUNDRED FIFTY
($80,650.00) DOLLARS for the purpose of acquiring land surrounding
the new well field being developed off of Lower Collins Street
sufficient to comply with all state regulations for the protection
of municipal water supplies and to authorize and empower the
Selectmen to enter into negotiations with the owners of said land
for purchase or to take any other action required for the taking
of said land for municiapl use.

(Recommended by the Budget Committee)



ARTICLE 29. To see if the Town will vote to raise and
appropriate the sum of TEN THOUSAND ($10,000.00) DOLLARS for
the purpose of purchasing a 3/4 ton pick-up truck to be used
by the Water Department.



(Recommended by the Budget Committee)



ARTICLE 30. To see if the Town will v«te to purchase and
install water meters in all unmetered users throughout the Town
and to raise and appropriate the sum of FOUR HUNDRED THOUSAND
($400,000.00) DOLLARS for this purpose.



(Not Recommended by the Budget Committee]



ARTICLE 31. To see if the Town will vote to raise and
appropriate the sum of TWO HUNDRED THOUSAND ($200,000.00) DOLLARS
for the purpose of capital expenditures on construction and
improvements to the Town water system.



(Recommended by the Budget Committee)



ARTICLE 32. To see if the Town will vote to adopt an
ordinance pursuant to the powers granted in the Town's Corporate
Chapter and the Revised Statutes Annotated of the State of New
Hampshire as amended which would protect the health and safety
of the public by requiring State approval for the placement and
development of private wells prior to the issuance of a building
permit as follows:

1. No building permits for the construction, placement or
development of any building containing waste disposal
system shall be issued by the Building Inspector until
the owner of the land to be developed shall first have
obtained written approval for same from the State Water
Supply and Pollution Control Commission or any other
State Agency having jurisdiction and licensing control
over the placement of wells.



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There shall be a fine of One Hundred ($100) for each
violation of this ordinance and an additional fine of
One Hundred ($100) per day for each day of continued
violation.



ARTICLE 33. To see if the Town will vote to raise and
appropriate the sum of FIFTY THOUSAND ($50,000.00) DOLLARS for
the purpose of adding it to the Town Motor Vehicle Equipment
Fund .

(Recommended by the Budget Committee)



ARTICLE 34. To see if the Town will vote to raise and
appropriate the sum of TWO HUNDRED TEN THOUSAND ($210,000.00)
DOLLARS for the purpose of constructing and equiping a substation
for the Fire Department at the "Sanborn School Property", at the
corner of Lafayette Road and New Zealand Road.

(Not Recommended by the Budget Committee)



ARTICLE 35. To see if the Town will vote to raise and
appropriate the sum of FORTY THOUSAND ($40,000.00) DOLLARS for
the purpose of preserving the "Sanborn School" building and
moving it to other Town property.

(Not Recommended by the Budget Committee)



ARTICLE 36. To see if the Town will vote to raise and
appropriate the sum of THIRTY THOUSAND ($30,000.00) DOLLARS for
the purpose of upgrading and improving the Town fire alarm system.

(Recommended by the Budget Committee)



ARTICLE 37. To see if the Town will vote to raise and
appropriate the sum of NINTY THOUSAND ($90,000.00) DOLLARS for
the purpose of purchasing a new pumper fire truck.

(Recommended by the Budget Committee)



ARTICLE 38. To see if the Town will vote to raise and
appropriate the sum of TWENTY FIVE THOUSAND ($25,000.00) DOLLARS
for the purpose of purchasing a new ambulance.

(Recommended by the Budget Committee)



ARTICLE 39. To see if the Town will vote to adopt an ordin-
ance pursuant to the powers granted in said Town's Corporate
Charter and the Revised Statutes Annotated of the State of New
Hampshire as amended which would require the installation of
automatic sprinklers for new commercial and industrial building
as fol 1 ows :



1. Every building or structure with a total floor space
of 7,500 square feet or more must be constructed with
automatic sprinklers which shall be installed to meet
the minimum requirements of NFPA Standard #13 (standard



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for the installation of sprinkler systems), NFPA Nation-
al Fire Codes, Vol.6, Chapter 8 (Undergound Pipes and
Fittings) and Chapter 9 (rules for laving pipes).

2. All sprinkler alarms shall be connected to the municipal
fire alarm system.

3. This ordinance shall take effect upon approval of Town
Meeting and shall spply to all new construction.



ARTICLE 40. To see if the Town will vote to raise and
appropriate the sum of ELEVEN THOUSAND FOUR HUNDRED ($11,400.00)
DOLLARS for the purpose of purchasing two police sedans.

(Recommended by the Budget Committee)



ARTICLE 41. To see if the Town will vote to raise and
appropriate the sum of SEVEN THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED ($7,500.00)
DOLLARS for the purpose of purchasing a new police van.

(Not Recommended by the Budget Committee)



ARTICLE 42. On Petition of John L. Randall and Twenty-Two
(22) other voters of the Town to see if the Town will vote to
order the Board of Selectmen to seek bonding for elected
constabi es of the Town of Seabrook, effective March, 1979.

(On the Official Ballot)



ARTICLE 43. On Petition of Charles H. Felch Sr. and
Eighty-Three (83) other voters of the Town to see how the voters
will act on the following question: To see if the Town will vote
to elect the Chief of Police by official ballot at the March, 1980
and all further Annual Town Elections, thereby rescinding the
action taken by adopting Article 49 at the 1978 Annual Town Meet-
ing?

(On the Official Ballot)



ARTICLE 44. To see if the Town will vote to raise and
appropriate the amount of FIVE HUNDRED ($500) DOLLARS to be
used by the Seabrook Conservation Commission for acquiring,
maintaining, improving and protecting land in the name of the
Town .

(Recommended by the Budget Committee)



ARTICLE 45. To see if the Town will vote of raise and
appropriate the sum of THREE HUNDRED AND FIFTY ($350) DOLLARS as
the Town's donation to the Seacoast Big Brother - Big Sister of
New Hampshire Program and to accept any County aid or grants for
this purpose.

(Recommended by the Budget Committee)



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ARTICLE 46. To see if the Town will vote to purchase and
install a chain link fence to enclose the Wildwood and Elmwood
cemeteries and to raise and appropriate the sum of FIFTEEN
THOUSAND ($15,000.00) DOLLARS for this purpose.

(Not Recommended by the Budget Committee)



ARTICLE 47. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appro-
priate the sum of EIGHT THOUSAND ($8,000.00) DOLLARS for the pur-
pose of purchasing a 3/4 ton pick-up truck for use by the Park
Department.

(Recommended by the Budget Committee)



ARTICLE 48. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appro-
priate the sum of SEVENTY THOUSAND ($70,000.00) DOLLARS for the
purpose of purchasing rubbish compacting equipment for the trans-
fer station.

(Recommended by the Budget Committee)



ARTICLE 49. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appro-
priate the sum of FIFTY THOUSAND ($50,000.00) DOLLARS for the
purchase of a new tractor-crawler.

(Not Recommended by the Budget Committee)



ARTICLE 50. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appro-
priate the sum of FORTY TWO THOUSAND ($42,000.00) DOLLARS for the
purpose of purchasing a rubbish compactor.

(Recommended by the Budget Committee)



ARTICLE 51. To see if the Town will vote to accept a road to
be known as "Chase Way" insofar as said road is paved and as
identified as the road to D.G. O'Brien, Inc. and located on
"Subdivision Plan for Chase Enterprises Inc., Seabrook, New
Hampshire, K.F. Moore & B.C. Sta-les land surveyors, Dover, N.H.,
Scale r'=100' ". May 1977 and recorded in Rockingham Records
0195.



ARTICLE 52. On Petition of William E. Felch and Seventeen
(17) other voters in the Town to see if the Town will vote to
raise and appropriate the sum of TWENTY-TWO HUNDRED ($2,200.00)
DOLLARS for a yard and one half sander and Salter for the Highway
Department .

(Recommended by the Budget Committee)



ARTICLE 53. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appro-
priate the sum of TEN THOUSAND ($10,000.00) DOLLARS for the pur-
pose of constructing a four bay addition onto the Town garage on
Railroad Avenue

(Recommended by the Budget Committee)



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ARTICLE 54. To see if the Town will authorize the Selectmen
to expand the Highway Subsidy provided by the State of New
Hampshire pursuant to the provisions of RSA 241:14 and if, as
amended, for the purpose defined in said Statute.



ARTICLE 55. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appro-
priate the sum of TEN THOUSAND ($10,000.00) DOLLARS for the pur-
pose of hot topping town roads.

(Recommended by the Budget Committee)



ARTICLE 56. On Petition of Thelma P. Kendrick and Forty-One

(41) other voters of the Town to see if the Town will vote to

raise and appropriate the sum of FOUR THOUSAND ($4,000.00) DOLLARS

for the purpose of installing a drain on Collins Street near the
residence of Thelma Kendrick.

(Not Recommended by the Budget Committee)



ARTICLE 57. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appro-
priate the sum of TEN THOUSAND ($10,000.00) DOLLARS for the pur-
pose of improving the docking facility on the end of Farm Lane.

(Recommended by the Budget Committee)



ARTICLE 58. On Petition of John L Randall and Twenty-Six
(26) other voters of the Town, to see if the Town will vote to
make the Town boat launching ramp located on River Street avail
able for the use of residents of the Town of Seabrook only?

(On the Official Ballot)



ARTICLE 59. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appro-
priate the sum of ONE THOUSAND ($1,000.00) DOLLARS for the purpose
of planting trees and shrubbery for the beauti f ication of the
Town .

(Recommended by the Budget Committee)



ARTICLE 60. To see if the Town will vote to raise and appro-
priate the sum of TWO THOUSAND TWO HUNDRED ($2,200.00) DOLLARS for
the construction of an approved concrete dog pound.

(Not Recommended by the Budget Committee)



ARTICLE 61. To see what action the Town will take to ratify
the Personnel policies as adopted by the Board of Selectmen on
December 7, 1978.



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ARTICLE 62. On Petitions of John Crandall and twenty-three
(23) other voters of the Town to see if the Town will vote to
adopt an ordinance pursuant to the powers granted in said Town's
Corporate Charter and the Revised Statutes Annotated of the State
of New Hampshire as amended which would protect the health, safety
and welfare of the inhabitants of the Town and conserve property
values and reads as follows:

All electric power transmission lines, to be constructed in
or through the Town, having a rated potential capacity of
69,000 volts or more, shall be buried underground.

(On the Official Ballot)



ARTICLE 63. To see what sums of money the Town will vote to
raise and appropriate for the expense of the General Government,
for the protection of persons and property, for health and san-
itation, for highways and bridges, for the support of the Town
Poor and for all necessary expenditures for the ensuing year.



ARTICLE 64. To transact all other legal business that may
come before said meeting.

GIVEN under our hands and seals this 15th. day of February,
in the year our Lord One Thousand Nine Hundred and Seventy-Nine.



Selectmen of
Seabrook



A true copy of Warrant - Attest:



Selectmen of
Seabrook

Seabrook, New Hampshire




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February 15 , 1979



We hereby certify that we gave notice to the Inhabitants,
within named, to meet at the time and place and for the purpose
within named, by posting an attested copy of the within Warrant
at the place of meeting within named, and a like attested copy at
the Post Office and the Town Hall, being public places in said
Town on the 15th. day of February, 1979.




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STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

ROCKINGHAM, SS. February 15 , 1979

Personally appeared the above named Selectmen of the Town
of Seabrook and swore that the above was true to the best of their
knowledge and belief.

Before me.



Justice of the Peace
NotarH Public

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PURPOSES OF APPROPRIATION
GENERAL GOVERNMENT:


Appropriations

Previous

Fiscal Year


Budget Committee


Recommended

1979

(1979-80)


Submitted
Without Recom-
mendation












1


1 Town officers' salaries


50,055


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66.050


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2 Town officers' expenses


34,000


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38.775


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3 Election and Registration expenses


8,000


00


6.000


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4 WCK«Ki^»}CXHS)KXMa:oaX(>W)«X;XX'XMK» Office Cle


rks 19,730


00


32.570


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5 Expenses town hall and other buildings


10.800


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16.780


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6 gXXMFaC93iXJf)^5i»XSeKW Art 8 '78


2.000


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7 Art m '78


13.500


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8 Art. 10 '79






10,000


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9 Art. 11 '79






2,000


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PROTECTION OF PERSONS AND PROPERTY:














10 Police department


205,385


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272,615


nn






1 1 Parking Meters - operation & maintenance














12 Fire department, inc. forest fires


198,084


no


218,156


nn






13 8Hxt?XX>}Xkffl5*XHFS(8ftX5e?X Art. 21 '78


19,990


00










14 Planning and Zoning


7,500


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4,9Rn


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15 fej3)3g?xfeX<iSa5 Art. 17 '79






91 ^nnn


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16 Insurance


75,400


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1 7 Civil Defense


1 ,ono


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9 j.snn


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1 8 Conservation Commission






1 ,97';


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HEALTH DEPARTMENT:














23 Health Dtpt-mmm^mmim^i


19,500


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12,100


00






24 MmmXUm^i Art. 30 '79










400,000


00


25 Town Dump and Garbage Removal


184,000


00


228,000


00






26 Mosquito Control


14,000


00


15,345


no






27 Town Construction


30,000


00


30.000


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28 Art. 39 '78


1,200


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29 Art. 40 '78 Art 33 '79


12,500


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50.000


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HIGHWAYS & BRIDGES:














30 Town road aid


494


69


562


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31 Town Maintenance


71.750




173,650


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32 Street Lighting


30.000


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30,000


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33 General expenses of highway department














34 Art 1+3 '78 Art. 34 '79


3,000


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35 Art. 44 '78 Art. 35 '79


300


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36 Art. 46 '78 Art. 36 '79


500


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37 Art. 54 '78


10,415


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LIBRARIES:














38 Library


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39 Art. 55 '78 Art. 38 '79


30,000


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25.000


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40 Art. 58 '78 Art. 40 '79


700


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11.400


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41 Art. U1 '7q










7,500


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PUBLIC WELFARE:














42 Town poor


17.000


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17,000


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43 Old age assistance














44 Aid to permanently and totally disabled


13,000


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13,000


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45 Soldiers' aid














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