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Acushnet Voters Narrowly Approve Police Station Proposal

Acushent Police Dept.

Voters in Acushnet have narrowly approved a debt exclusion that clears the way for construction of a new police station off Middle Road.  This voter told WBSM News he supported the project and is willing to take the tax hit…

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The $5.2 million station was approved by a vote of 536 to 451.  The turnout in Acushnet was 13%.  Police Chief Michael Alves admits being nervous during the final hours of voting……

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Chief Alves says he’ll be looking for grants to help pay for new equipment that will be needed inside the new station.

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