During a public hearing Tuesday night on the proposed $85,570,415 2017-18 School District budget, some residents questioned what could be done to help lower costs.
The proposed budget represents an increase of more than $3 million over this year’s budget, which follows an increase of about $1million over the previous budget, according to officials.
Resident Jenna Paradise asked, “Pretty much is the projection going to be that we are just going to keep increasing the budget every year?”
She added, “Are we just going to keep looking at more increases for the taxpayer as we go through? Are we going to just keep taking it pretty much?” Continue reading