Vote Yes on Question 2
March 27, 2018 @ 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
A Reminder: Vote Yes on Question 2
Tuesday March 27th
Change the name of the
“Winchester Board of Selectmen” to the “Winchester Select Board”
Ballot Question #2: Shall this Town of Winchester approve the amendments to the Town of Winchester Home Rule Charter recommended by the 2017 Fall Town Meeting summarized below?” The 2017 Fall Town Meeting recommended to change the term “Board of Selectmen” to “Select Board” wherever it appears in the Town of Winchester Home Rule Charter.
The three-step process to change the Winchester Town Charter started with a more than 2/3 majority vote at Town Meeting; followed by approval from the Attorney General that this change is in accordance with MA General Laws; and now will be put to a town-wide vote on 3/27/18.