FY 2016 Municipal Appropriation Requirement (MAR) Waivers

At its regular monthly meeting on February 4, 2016, the Board of Library Commissioners granted waivers of the FY 2016 Municipal Appropriation Requirement (MAR), and certified the following communities to receive FY2016 State Aid to Public Libraries:

1. Carver 21. Monson 41. Uxbridge
2. Chelsea 22. New Bedford (-6.91%)* 42. Ware
3. Clarksburg 23. Newbury 43. Warren
4. East Bridgewater 24. North Adams 44. West Springfield
5. Fairhaven 25. North Attleborough 45. Wilbraham
6. Fall River 26. Northborough 46. Winchendon
7. Franklin 27. Palmer 47. Winthrop
8. Hanover 28. Paxton 48. Woburn
9. Haverhill 29. Pepperell 49. Yarmouth
10. Holbrook 30. Pittsfield  
11. Huntington 31. Plainville  
12. Lawrence 32. Provincetown  
13. Lenox 33. Sandwich (-9.55%)**  
14. Leverett 34. Scituate  
15. Longmeadow 35. Sheffield  
16. Lynn 36. Somerset  
17. Malden 37. Somerville  
18. Marshfield 38. Spencer  
19. Mendon 39. Springfield  
20. Millbury 40. Tewksbury  

*Granted with reservation
**Updated 3/3/2016: Rescinded the action of 2/4/16 and granted with reservation

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