Area briefs: Tax hearing, church bazaar
TAX HEARING: The Select Board and town assessors will hold a tax classification hearing Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. in the Council on Aging office at Town Hall, 59 Main St.
After a public hearing, the Select Board must determine the allocation of the tax levy for various property classes. They will examine whether to make a tax burden shift from the open space property class to the residential class, whether to grant a residential exemption of up to 10 percent of the average value of all owner-occupied properties, and whether to grant a commercial exemption of up to 10 percent to certain small commercial properties, according to town officials.
CHURCH BAZAAR: The Ladies Aid Society of the First Congregational Church UCC will hold a Christmas bazaar Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the church at 6 Searle Road, via County Road off Routes 112 or 66. Proceeds benefit the winter aid fund at the church.