Perry Meeting Results 

Thursday night’s town meeting in Perry comes in response to efforts by Quoddy Bay LLC to build liquefied natural gas tanks in that town.

Town selectmen have been negotiating a deal with the company, but many residents feel they haven’t had a big enough say on the issue.

On Thursday night, folks were asked whether a special committee should be formed that would take part in the negotiations.

The vote ran like this:
72 residents voted in favor…
23 voted against the idea…

What happens next is still unclear.

Town selectmen say last night’s meeting is not legally binding, and they won’t recognize the committee as the process continues…