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Needham voters will be asked to approve a $70 million property tax increase on Nov. 6 to replace the town’s outdated police and fire stations.
The project includes tearing down and reconstructing both the police and fire headquarters on Chestnut Street in Needham Center and Fire Station No. 2
on Highland Avenue, as well as pay for temporary relocation during the process.
“This plan will meet real public safety needs now, and serve the town for many years to come,” said Needham Selectboard chair Dan Matthews.
The proposed debt exclusion override would result in a $436 per year tax hike for