Voters down EMS bond


FALLS VILLAGE — Voters rejected a $2.5 million bond to build a new emergency services center in a referendum voteTuesday, Aug. 23.

The vote was 230 against and 126 for — about a two to one ratio.

Voter turnout was high. Included in the totals were 31 absentee ballots.

Voting was open not only to registered voters in Falls Village but to those owning property worth $1,000 or more. The latter category accounted for 34 votes cast.

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