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Voices / Letters from readers

Thanks for voting!

Originally published in The Commons issue #435 (Wednesday, November 22, 2017). This story appeared on page F3.

Thanks to everyone who came out to vote on the school merger issue, no matter which position you were for. That the percentage of voters from all of our towns was so high is such an encouraging sign for all of our children, schools, and communities and for democracy.

It is very heartwarming to know that so many people care so deeply for the education of our children and for our community schools.

One person really said it all to me when he said that this was the most important vote he had ever taken in our community. So true!

Thank you all, and please stay tuned as our school boards work on an alternative to merging.

Jody Normandeau


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