Monday, December 10, 2012

Renewable energy tax breaks bylaw passes

On Dec. 6th 2012, Article 12 was approved at town meeting. One amendment passed before the final vote. In order to qualify for any tax breaks/relief, the project will need a simple majority approval from town meeting. As originally written, the bylaw required two thirds majority.

We consider this to be a victory for the residents/taxpayers of Carver.

Here is the transcript from my speech at town meeting, in support of this bylaw: