May 7, 2019 Referendum Information for Budget and Birch Grove Primary School Project

The May 7, 2019 Referendum will consist two questions. 

  • Referendum Budget Question #1 – “Shall the Town of Tolland’s proposed 2019-2020 budget of $56,772,735 reflecting a spending increase of $602,038 or 1.07% which requires a tax rate of 36.05 mills for an increase of 1.05 mills or 3%, be adopted?  Yes/No”  More Budget information can be viewed here.
    • Yes = 1521
    • No = 1181
  • Referendum Question #2 – “Shall the Town of Tolland appropriate $46,000,000 for the Birch Grove Primary School Project and authorize the issue of bonds and notes in the same amount to finance said appropriation?  Yes/No”  More information on Birch Grove can be viewed here.
    • Yes = 2037
    • No = 722

Please remember the polls will be open from 6:00 am – 8:00 pm and will be held in the Tolland Public Library Program Room.

Please come out to vote.

Changes to Polling Locations Effective Immediately

  • All REFERENDUMS will be at the Tolland Library (PROGRAM ROOM) – 21 Tolland Green
  • All ELECTIONS (Municipal, gubernatorial, presidential, and primaries) will continue to be held at the recreation center and senior center
  • If you have moved within town, your Polling Place may have changed. Please notify the Registrars of Voters if you have moved so that your records can be updated
  • To register to vote online or to make changes to your voter registration card (name, address, party etc.), please visit and follow the prompts. You will need a valid Connecticut Driver’s license or may use the last four digits of your Social Security number
  • EDR (Election Day Registration) allows unregistered people who qualify, to register and vote on Election Day.  This process will take place at Town Hall under the direction of the registrars

Absentee ballots and applications may be obtained in the Town Clerk’s office in Town Hall. Polls will be open from 6:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. on November 6th. If you have any further questions please call the Registrars of Voters at 860-871-3634.