Selectmen support wastewater surtax

Sandwich selectmen voted 4-0 June 28 to recommend a two percent property tax surcharge that would help address the town’s wastewater issues and water quality needs.Selectmen also plan to ask voters to reduce the three percent Community Preservation Act surcharge to two percent.The decision came at the recommendation of Town Manager Bud Dunham.Dunham said if voters go along with the request at a fall Town Meeting and the election next spring, the two percent plan would encompass water

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