Gilford Police Department renovation/expansion passes

GILFORD — Voters approved the planned renovation and expansion of the Gilford Police Department by a vote of 570 to 296.

The measure needed 60 percent of those who voted and earned 65 percent.

The race for Selectman was uncontested and Richard "Rags" Grenier will be sworn in tonight at the close of tonight's selectman's meeting.

The three incumbents for the Budget Committee — Kevin Roy, Sue Greene and Kevin Leandro — will all return to the committee. Roy earned 578 votes, Greene earned 528 and Leandro earned 389. Scott Davis got 373 votes and David "Skip" Murphy got 361 votes.