Oak Bluffs Says Yes to New Town Hall
A sprawling annual town meeting in Oak Bluffs drew debate over two nights this week, with voters grappling with issues related to moped safety, the crumbling Island Theatre and a new town hall.
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Oak Bluffs Backs Plastic Bag Ban, Concludes Town Meeting

On the second and final night of annual town meeting Wednesday, Oak Bluffs followed in the footsteps of other Island towns in adopting a ban on single-use plastic bags in checkout lines.

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Town Hall, Island Theatre Top Oak Bluffs Warrant

Change is in the air in Oak Bluffs, where voters next week will decide whether to build a new town hall, begin expanding the town sewer system, ban plastic bags in checkout lines, and move forward on efforts to limit the use of mopeds.

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Oak Bluffs Faces Competing Plastic Bag Bylaw Proposals

Two competing bylaw proposals in Oak Bluffs this year may boil down to a difference of less than two thousandths of an inch for voters at town meeting.

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New Oak Bluffs Town Hall Comes Before Voters

At this year’s annual town meeting, Oak Bluffs voters will decide whether to spend $9.9 million to demolish the old town hall and replace it with a modern structure on the same site.

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Voters Approve Spending, Back Incumbents at Town Elections

Thursday’s town elections brought low turnout and few surprises, with voters in West Tisbury, Oak Bluffs and Edgartown easily approving spending requests.

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Oak Bluffs to Debate Beach Rake Issue
A $28.4 million operating budget tops the warrants for Oak Bluffs special and annual town meetings Tuesday.
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Oak Bluffs Quickly Approves Spending, Changes Town Hall Hours

Oak Bluffs voters zipped through a 15-article special town meeting warrant Tuesday evening with surprising speed, passing every measure with little or no dissent and a bare minimum of debate. The meeting lasted less than 22 minutes.

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Oak Bluffs Finds Stable Financial Footing

Small spending requests and a series of regional projects will face Oak Bluffs voters when they convene for their annual town meeting.

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Oak Bluffs Approves Override Budget, Backs New Fire Station
In a show of confidence for the fiscal management of their town, Oak Bluffs voters at their annual town meeting Tuesday approved a large increase in the operating budget and said yes to spending a combined $15 million for a new town hall and fire station.
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