Special Financial Town Meeting scheduled for financing the new Barrington Middle School
Town Council unanimously approves lifting the tax cap to fund the $68.4m project;
final decision to be made at special Financial Town Meeting on March 16
BARRINGTON, RI – Barrington town officials have scheduled a special Financial Town Meeting to seek final approval for the funding required to construct a new Barrington Middle School.
The meeting will be held on Thursday, March 16, at 7:00 p.m. in the Barrington High School Auditorium. It will include only one agenda item: a vote to exceed the 4 percent cap on the increase in the Town’s total tax levy in order to finance construction of the new middle school through a municipal bond.