Residents in Bridgewater passed a $7.05 million budget recently for fiscal year 2015-16 during a town meeting attended by about 60 voters.

The figure represents the town’s share of the Region 12 education budget and itsmunicipal budget.

The total marks a $135,300 reduction from the current fiscal year. Taxes will be set at $1,725 on every $100,000 of assessed property value.

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