Special Town Meeting 11/7/2005 (click here for Results)  
Special and Annual Town Meeting April 3, 2006:
Warrant - Article Index
Warrant and Finance Committee Recommendations
Summary of By-Law Changes
Proposed Changes to Town By-Laws
Town Meeting Vote
Special Town Meeting April 4, 2005:
Annual Town Meeting April 4, 2005:
Article 1 and Article 2A
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Town Meeting List
Veterans Memorial
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Abington
Massachusetts
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Special Town Meeting 11/13/2006 (click here for Results)  
Warrant  for Special Town Meeting Scheduled for April 2, 2007
Annual Town Meeting Scheduled for April 2, 2007
Article 1
Articles 2A & 2B
Article 3 (in process)
Articles  4 through  9
Articles 10 through 15
Articles 17 through 23
Articles 16
Approved
Approved
Not Approved
Approved
Approved
Approved (with changes)
Approved 6, 8 & 9; Passed Over 4 & 5, No on 7
Articles 11- 23 voted on 4/25/2007
Articles 1- 10 voted on 4/2/2007
Results of  Special Town Meeting Scheduled for  November 5, 2007
Special Town Meeting Warrant
Annual Town Meeting Warrant
April 7, 2008 - Town Meeting:  Special Town Meeting - All three articles approved.

Annual town Meeting  - Articles 1, 2A & 2B approved.
                               Discussion on Article 3 on the budget for nearly
                               two hours to continue Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.                                           
Finance Committee Recommendations
Please note this file is a scanned doc. and quality not great
April 9, 2008 - Town Meeting adjourned after voting on all articles.

Articles 4 & 5 were withdrawn by Town Manager.

Article 6 was passed over, although recommended for approval by
     the Finance Committee.

Articles 3, 7 - 15 and 17 - 26 were approved as recommended by the
                                  Finance Committee.

Article 16 was passed over as recommended by the Finance Committee.

The Town meeting agreed to an override of $650,000 to fund, in part, the solid waste
disposal costs of the town.  The town must vote to pass the override at the election
scheduled for Saturday, April 26, 2008.  If the override does not pass, the Board of Health
will initiate a fee program, 'pay as you throw', or another alternative to come up with the
$650,000.      

Town Meeting gave a standing ovation to Moderator Michael Franey in appreciation of over
20 years  years of dedicated service, in many volunteer and elected capacities, that he has
provided to the town.  Mr. Franey has decided not to stand for reelection as moderator.
Summary of Options considered by Town Meeting as prepared by Atty. Shawn Reilly after
consulting with Town Manager and School Superintendent
School Superintendent's likely recommendations to the School Committee had the
schools been expected to cut their budget by $325,000
Town Meeting agreed to an override of $650,000 - Option A.  Townspeople now have the
choice between Option A & Option B.  If on Saturday, April 26th, the townspeople vote to
override Proposition 2 1/2,  Option A wins.  If the townspeople reject the override Option B
wins.
04/10/2008 Abington town meeting voters OK budget with $650,000 override - Enterprise story
Warrant for Special Town Meeting scheduled for October 27, 2008
Results of Special Town Meeting scheduled for October 27, 2008
Glossary of commonly-used terms during town meeting
Warrants for Town Meetings, April 6, 2009
FY2010 Budget Info
Abington to split town meeting into two sessions
Special and Annual Town Meetings - April 6, 2009
Results of  Special Town Meeting Scheduled for  November 5, 2007 - per Brockton Enterprise
Special Town Meeting April 3, 2006  as reported in Abington's 2006 Annual Report
Annual Town Meeting April 3, 2006  as reported in Abington's 2006 Annual Report
Special Town Meeting - October 26, 2009
Town Budget
News on Budget
Special Town Meeting Results
Special Town Meeting held on Monday, October 18th at 7pm
                     at the Abington High School Gym
FY2011 Budget Info
Town Meeting Warrant - April 5, 2010
Special Town Meeting Warrant with Finance Committee Recommendations
Annual Town Meeting Warrant with Finance Committee Recommendations
Estimated tax impact of potential decisions of town meeting
Town Meeting Citizens' Guide
04/05/2010 Special Town Meeting vote
04/05/2010 Annual Town Meeting vote
04/06/2010 Abington voters postpone action on budget items until May 10th
04/08/2010 Abington voters approve Vo-Tech repairs
04/08/2010 Abington Town Meeting will reconvene for budget issues May 10
10/18/2010 Special Town Meeting - Information Packet
10/18/2010 Special Town Meeting - All articles approved per Finance Committee Recommendations
300th Anniversary Committee renamed Town of Abington Tri-Centennial Committee
10/19/2010 Abington voters restore programs and positions
10/19/2010 A glimmer of hope: Special Town Meeting paves way for improvement
Citizen's Guide to Town Meetings
Annual Town Meeting - April 4, 2011