Election commission blocks JV annexation protest

JENKINSVILLE – Fairfield County election officials upheld the result of the Jenkinsville annexation vote by a more decisive margin than the original referendum itself. In a unanimous vote Monday, the Fairfield County Election Commission voted to uphold the results of the June 5 special election that saw the annexation measure fail 19-15. Commissioners agreed one […]

Voters reject Jenkinsville annexation

Turnout was High: 34 of 54 registered voters JENKINSVILLE – Annexation appears to be off the table in Jenkinsville. The controversial measure, which would have annexed 143 properties into the town limits, failed by a 19-15 vote, according to unofficial results. There were 36 ballots cast, but two under-votes – one absentee and one in-person […]