Hampton Library 2014 Budget Vote and Trustee Election Results
On September 28, 2013, voters approved the proposed 2014 operating budget of the Hampton Library in Bridgehampton.
Two trustees were elected by the voters of Bridgehampton and one trustee was reelected in Sagaponack.
In the Bridgehampton district, the voters approved the budget Fifty-one (51) to three (3).
In Sagaponack, voters approved the budget twenty-four (24) to two (2).
Mary Lee,who ran uncontested, was elected as Library Trustee for a three year term by Bridgehampton voters with 51 votes. Sandra Ferguson, who ran uncontested, was elected as Library Trustee for a three year term by Bridgehampton voters with 50 votes.
The Honorable Bruce Kaplan, who ran uncontested, was unanimously elected as Library Trustee for a three year term by the Sagaponack voters.
The Library budget passed with over a 90% approval rating in each district. As part of the 2014 operating budget the Hampton Library will be increasing its operating hours until 9:00 pm Monday through Thursday. The new Library operating hours will begin on Wednesday, November 13, 2013 with an open house celebration beginning at 7:00 pm (The current closing time for the Library.)
The Director, Kelly Harris and Trustees of the Hampton Library would like to thank everyone who came to vote and for supporting the Library.