Charlie Nuara and John Catrombon Jr. won election to the Hillsborough Board of Fire Commissioners in Saturday's fire district election.
The election also included the $1,706,673 fire district budget for 2013, whch was approved by a vote of 294 in favor, vs. 49 votes against the budget. Passage of the budget will raise the tax levy for fire services to about 3.1 cents per $100 of assessed value for property owners, or about $114 annually for the average property owner.
Matt DeCicco failed in his bid for re-election to the board. He was first elected in 2004.
The final vote count was:
- Charlie Nuara 275
- John Catrombon Jr. 258
- Matt DeCicco* 123