Lakeland Voters Approve the 2017-2018 Budget, Elect Three Trustees and Approve Propositions
BUDGET: YES-915 NO-219
BUS PROPOSITION: YES-876 NO-255
PROPOSITION THREE-CAPITAL RESERVE: YES-888 NO-242
BOARD OF EDUCATION TRUSTEE ELECTION:
*The top three are elected to three-year terms on the Board of Education.
*Rachelle Nardelli (incumbent): 904 votes
*Denise Kness (incumbent): 874 votes
*Glen Malia (incumbent): 850 votes
Michelle Browne: 309 votes
Gnesia Feliu: 174 votes
On April 6, 2017, the Board of Education adopted the 2017-2018 School Budget. The proposed budget is $162,716,765. The budget to budget increase is 0.96%. The Districtwide Tax Levy increase is 0.75%, under the New York State Tax Cap Limit of +2.63.
Superintendent's 2017-2018 Budget Presentation, click here
The budget will be voted on by district residents on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 from 7 am to 9 pm at the Van Cortlandtville Elementary School, Route 6, Mohegan Lake. There are also three trustee positions open on the Board of Education.
Board of Education 2017-2018 Budget Meeting Schedule
The following are the budget meetings the Board of Education held in preparing the 2017-2018 Budget. Videos will be available after the meeting is held.
January 5, 2017
Preliminary Budget Presentation
Operation and Maintenance, Transportation, and General Support budgets