Member Details

Ruth F. Hooke

Precinct: 8
Address: 218 Spencer Dr
Current Member: No
Total Possible Meetings: 146
Actual Meetings Attended: 103
Attendance Percentage: 70.5%

Tally Vote Results

TM Session Article Date Description Vote
2003 Fall TMArticle 142003-11-05To appropriate $1,200,000 for sidewalk and lighting improvements.YES
2004 Annual TMArticle 232004-05-17Appropriate $1,200,000 for sidewalk and lighting improvements.NO
2004 Annual TMArticle 232004-05-17Amendment to appropriate $250,000 for sidewalk and lighting improvements.YES
2004 Fall TMArticle 162004-11-10Amendment to transfer $582,000 to the stabilization fund.NO
2004 Fall TMArticle 162004-11-10Transfer $261,000 to the stabilization fund.YES
2004 Fall TMArticle 192004-11-15Appropriate $600,000 for sidewalk and lighting improvements.NO
2005 Annual TMArticle 192005-05-04Amend zoning bylaw to encourage supplemental apartments.YES
2005 Annual TMArticle 302005-06-06Amend proposed elementary school budget by adding $170,183.YES
2005 Fall TMArticle 72005-11-02Transfer Wentworth Farm land to Conservation Commission.YES
2005 Fall TMArticle 232005-11-07Motion to amend and refer back article on Flood Prone Conservancy changes.NO
2006 Annual TMArticle 122006-05-01Continue giving all town boards and committees Special Municipal Employee status.NO
2006 Annual TMArticle 212006-05-10Refer proposed zoning change back to the Planning Board for further study.YES
2006 Annual TMArticle 212006-05-10Rezone S.E./College St. intersection to Village Center - Business.NO
2006 Annual TMArticle 262006-05-22Reduce the proposed spending on Public Safety by $28,000.YES
2006 Annual TMArticle 262006-05-24Appropriate $8,029,047 for Public Safety spending in FY07.NO
2006 Annual TMArticle 262006-05-24Appropriate $5,324,392 for General Government spending in FY07.NO
2006 Annual TMArticle 262006-05-30Appropriate $1,831,363 for Community Services spending in FY07 - higher amount.YES
2006 Annual TMArticle 262006-06-05Appropriate extra $10,000 to the Library budget.YES
2006 Annual TMArticle 262006-06-07Appropriate extra $90,000 to the Transportation Enterprise Fund.YES
2006 Annual TMArticle 312006-06-12Appropriate full amount requested for funding the Master Plan.NO
2006 Special TM - Nov 1Article 12006-11-01Motion to dismiss the Darfur genocide article.NO
2006 Special TM - Nov 1Article 22006-11-01Send message seeking withdrawal of troops and end to military action in Iraq.YES
2006 Special TM - Nov 1Article 32006-11-01Motion to dismiss the article opposing military force in Iran.NO
2006 Special TM - Nov 1Article 42006-11-01Send message seeking impeachment of Bush and Cheney.YES
2007 Annual TMArticle 342007-05-16Give resident aliens the right to vote.YES
2007 Annual TMArticle 352007-05-16Motion to dismiss the WFCR petition article.NO
2007 Annual TMArticle 352007-05-16WFCR petition article.YES
2007 Annual TMArticle 392007-05-16Fly commemorative flags downtown on 9/11.NO
2007 Annual TMArticle 172007-05-21General Government budget - appropriate Finance Committee amountNO
2007 Annual TMArticle 172007-05-23Budget - Public Safety - Increase by $100KNO
2007 Annual TMArticle 172007-05-31Budget - Plan, Cons, Inspect - SB increase by $12KYES
2007 Annual TMArticle 172007-05-31Budget - Comm. Service - BenEzra increase by $117KYES
2007 Annual TMArticle 172007-05-31Budget - Comm. Service - CDC increase by $89KYES
2007 Annual TMArticle 172007-05-31Budget - Comm. Service - SB increase by $41KYES
2007 Annual TMArticle 172007-06-06Budget - Comm. Service - Pools - SB increase by $71KYES
2007 Annual TMArticle 172007-06-06Budget - Comm. Service - Pools - Oldham increase by $59KYES
2007 Annual TMArticle 172007-06-13Budget - Library - Oldham increase by $19KYES
2007 Annual TMArticle 332007-06-20Night Sky - SB motion to refer to Town ManagerYES
2007 Annual TMArticle 332007-06-20Night Sky - Main MotionYES
2007 Special TM - Nov 28Article 12007-11-28Zoning - Professional Offices in PRP and R-VCYES
2007 Fall TMArticle 162007-11-28Zoning - College St./South East St.YES
2008 Annual TMArticle 122008-04-30Budget - Plan, Cons, Inspect - FC AmountYES
2008 Annual TMArticle 122008-04-30Budget - Comm. Services - O'Connor increase by $29KYES
2008 Annual TMProcedural2008-05-05Procedural - Delay consideration of school budgetsYES
2008 Annual TMArticle 122008-05-12Budget - Library - BenEzra increase by $11KYES
2008 Annual TMArticle 262008-05-19Zoning - 500-502 Sunderland Rd.NO
2008 Annual TMArticle 122008-05-21Procedural - Call question on motion to postpone consideration of school budgetsNO
2008 Annual TMArticle 122008-05-21Procedural - Delay consideration of school budgets until 5/28/08YES
2009 Annual TMArticle 72009-05-04Extend Municipal Parking DistrictYES
2009 Annual TMArticle 92009-05-06Adopt Mullin RuleYES
2009 Annual TMArticle 182009-05-11Appropriate $65K of CPA funds to preserve and display Civil War tabletsNO
2009 Annual TMArticle 222009-06-15Consider Human Services budget before Public Safety budgetYES
2009 Annual TMArticle 222009-06-17Budget - Comm. Services - Gray increase by $24KYES
2009 Annual TMArticle 222009-06-22Budget - Elementary Schools - FC AmountNO
2009 Annual TMArticle 272009-06-23Budget - Capital - Buildings and FacilitiesNO
2009 Annual TMArticle 222009-06-24Budget - Libraries - Trustees increase by $34KYES
2009 Summer TMArticle 62009-07-27Budget - Libraries - Trustees increase by $34KYES
2009 Fall TMArticle 92009-11-04Medical office definitions and changes to permit requirementsYES
2010 Annual TMArticle 252010-05-17Zoning - University Drive parcel from OP to B-LNO
2010 Fall TMArticle 82010-11-10Zoning - Development Modifications bylawYES
2011 Annual TMArticle 142011-05-02Budget - Community Services - Greeney amendment to increase by $70KYES
2011 Annual TMArticle 142011-05-09Motion to reconsider appropriation for Community ServicesYES
2011 Annual TMArticle 142011-05-09Community Services appropriation reconsidered, Rueschmeyer amendment to increase by $65KYES
2011 Fall TMArticle 52011-11-07Appropriate $40K for townwide housing studyYES
2011 Fall TMArticle 182011-11-09Resolution to call for establishment of Committee on HomelessnessYES
2011 Fall TMArticle 172011-11-16Village center rezoning in North and South AmherstNO
2012 Annual TMArticle 122012-05-02Increase Human Services budget by $66KYES
2012 Annual TMArticle 122012-05-02Increase Human Services budget by $26KYES
2012 Annual TMArticle 242012-05-09Village center rezoning at Atkins CornersNO
2012 Annual TMArticle 252012-05-14Village center rezoning in North AmherstNO
2012 Annual TMArticle 172012-05-16Appropriate original amount for capital budget for Buildings and FacilitiesYES
2012 Fall TMArticle 122012-11-26Require Special Permit for rental of single-family homes to unrelated individualsYES
2012 Fall TMArticle 162012-11-28Require all duplexes created from existing dwellings to be regulated as converted dwellingsYES
2013 Fall TMArticle 152013-11-06Change dimensional regulations for R-F districtYES


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Election History (2012 - 2017)

2012 Town Election

Precinct 8 Town Meeting Seat - 3 Years - Won (167 votes) (7 / 33)


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