East Greenbush Central School District residents passed a $92.2 million budget for the 2017-18 school year on Tuesday, as well as two bus purchase propositions that will replace 10 school buses and three capital project propositions to update aging infrastructure in all seven schools.
The budget represents a 2.25% increase in spending over the current year’s budget and will result in a 3.7% tax levy increase for district residents.
Proposition #1: School Budget for 2017-18
Proposition #2: School Buses from Capital Reserve Fund
Proposition #3: School Buses from Bond
Proposition #4: Capital Project ($17,206,812)
Proposition #5: Capital Project (16,946,944)
Proposition #6: Capital Project ($5,642,286)
Board of Education Election
The three Board Member candidates with the highest vote totals have been elected for three-year terms:
Kathleen Curtin: 1,472
Mark Mann: 1,388
Michael Buono: 1,367
Quinn Austin-Small: 629