05/21/2009 1:25PM


Fayston’s previously passed Article 19 was rescinded by voters Wednesday evening, May 20. The article would have authorized the town to spend up to $8,000 to contract with the Washington County Sheriff’s Department for law enforcement patrol in the town.


One hundred and thirty one registered voters checked in, and the ‘yes’ vote from the floor was overwhelmingly the majority, according to Fayston officials. There will be no sheriff coverage in Fayston, as a result of the article rescission.

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