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Washington Tracks 

Washington Tracks

September/October 2008


Editor-in-Chief: Jinney Vogel-Polizzi

Associate Editor: Carol Lew

Publisher: Michele Beemer 

Washington Notes… 

Text Box: Important Notice:

Due to a resignation from the Select Board, we will be holding a Special Election on Saturday, November 15, 2008 from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
to fill this vacancy.


While many townspeople do not attend the Monday night Select Board meetings, I want to let everyone know that their input is important to the board. 

Everyone is welcome at the meetings. I look forward to hearing your thoughts on the issues we face each week as well as, any concerns that you may have in regards to the town.

Rose Borgnis

Chairman of the Board of Selectmen


St. Andrews Chapel 

Committee meetings are on the second Tuesday of the month at the Hall starting at 6:30PM. 

At our last meeting, we accepted the resignation of Carol Kennedy. The committee would like to thank Carol for the help that she gave us recently and for all that she has done over the years as a member of the committee.


Workers Needed for the Presidential Election 

The Town Clerk is looking for people to work at the Presidential Election on November 4, 2008 starting at 8:00 PM to tally votes.  She needs a total of eight to ten people.  The pay is $9.00 per hour.  The only requirement is that you must be a registered voter in Washington.  It will probably take 4-5 hours to tally all the votes and could possibly take longer if the are any errors.  Please call Allison Mikaniewicz at 413-623-2185 if you would like to work. 

Voter Registration Deadline for the Presidential Election 

Wednesday, October 15 is the last day to register to vote in the Presidential Election.  A special voter registration session will be held on this day from 2:00 – 4:00 PM and 7:00 – 8:00 PM at the Washington Town Hall, 8 Summit Hill Road.  Please call Allison Mikaniewicz at 413-623-2185 with any questions. 

Absentee Ballots for the Presidential Election 

If you will need an absentee ballot for the November 4, 2008 Presidential Election please contact the Town Clerk for an absentee ballot application.  Once the absentee ballots are available, probably early- to mid-October, one will be sent to you upon completing the application.  Please call Allison Mikaniewicz at 413-623-2185 with any questions.

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