Voters in Williamsville, Sloan Defeat Dissolution Propositions

August 17, 2010 Updated Aug 17, 2010 at 11:29 PM EDT

By John Borsa

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August 17, 2010 Updated Aug 17, 2010 at 11:29 PM EDT

SLOAN, NY (WKBW) -- Residents in the Village of Sloan have decided to keep their village government intact, defeating a proposal to dissolve the village into the Town of Cheektowaga.

The final tally in Sloan was 1,031 votes against the plan. Just 236 people voted in favor of dissolving village government.

The results in Williamsville were similar, where 1,546 people voted against the plan to dissolve the village. 309 voted in favor.