Ashland and Phoenix residents, take note: Ballots are in the mail today for the Sept. 18 election.

Ashland and Phoenix residents, take note: Ballots are in the mail today for the Sept. 18 election.

In Measure 15-79, Ashland is seeking a levy of 58 cents per $1,000 of assessed valuation, or about $120 annually on a home assessed at $207,000 (the average in Ashland), to reopen its library.

In Measure 15-78, Phoenix residents will vote on repealing a public safety surcharge imposed for police, fire and public works. It adds $20 monthly to city water bills.