Town meeting season on the south shore wraps up with tonight’s Carver Annual Town meeting.
In addition to the budget, a number of other articles on the 27 article warrant are expected to generate discussion and controversy.
Article 12, if it passes, would impose a 0.75% tax on restaurant meals. This tax is expected to amount to about $100,000 annually, much of it coming from tourists at Edaville Railroad and King Richard’s Faire.
Article 16 is for preliminary work on a new fire station and training center on Main Street.
Article 17 is for a feasibility study for the rehabilitation, reconstruction or addition to the existing elementary school, and/or the construction of a new elementary school.
Article 25 is a zoning bylaw change regarding special requirements for medical marijuana facilities in town,
Town meeting starts at 7:00 p.m. at Carver High School.
If all the warrant articles aren’t addressed tonight, Craver Town Meeting will continue tomorrow night.