Winsted vote shows ‘progress’

WINSTED — A quiet budget season came to an end with residents approving the proposed budget for fiscal 2018-19 at a referendum on Saturday, June 2, at Pearson Middle School.

The budget passed by a vote of 324 to 48.

The spending plan is now set at $33,644,724, a $206,218 increase from this year’s budget of $33,438,506. The fiscal year begins July 1. 

The property mill rate remains unchanged at 33.54, but the vehicle mill rate will go up to 33.54, an increase from the current mill rate of 32.

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