Seymour Public Library District 2022 Budget Referendum and Trustee Election Results

Seymour Public Library District held a referendum on its proposed operating budget for 2023 on Friday, October 28, 2022. Voters were asked to vote yes or no on the following question:  Do you approve of the 2023 budget of the Seymour Public Library District in the amount of $1,010,767 of which $924,000 will be raised by a property tax levied against real property within the district?

The results of the voting were: yes.

Two trustees also were elected to the library board. They are Clyde Howard, who will represent the City of Auburn for a four-year term, and Cynthia Baney, who will represent the portion of the Town of Fleming that is in the library district for a four-year term. Their terms will start in January 2023.

The board of trustees is composed of two members each from Auburn, Owasco, Sennett, and Fleming, and one member who represents the Seymour Library Foundation. To learn more about the library’s board of trustees visit: