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Voter Turnout Low for Killingworth Budget Referendum

As of 3 p.m. Thursday, 350 residents had voted on the 2012-2013 budget.

 

Less than 10 percent of registered voters in Killingworth had voted on the town's 2012-2013 budget proposal by Thursday afternoon, according to poll officials.

The exact number as of 3 p.m. was 350 residents. That amounts to 8.2 percent of the 4,231 registered voters in town.

For the first time in the town's history, . The polls at Killingworth Elementary School are open until 8 p.m.

Check back with Patch this evening for results.

Concerned Citizen June 06, 2012 at 09:35 PM
What a shame. Most people dont realize the freedoms they have by being able to directly voice their opinion in their government. We need to find a way to get more people voting here and across the country!

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