Residents Approve 2019-20 School Budget
On Tuesday, May 21 residents approved the 2019-20 school budget proposal of $69,548,408 with 1,173 yes votes and 420 no votes, and a passing margin of nearly 74 percent.
The Board of Education election results are Patrick Ziegler with 969 votes, Jennifer Longtin with 955 votes, and Lee-Ann Mertzlufft with 707 votes. Incumbents Ziegler and Longtin will begin their next three-year terms in July.
Additionally, the proposition to reauthorize an ex officio student member position on the Board of Education also passed with 1,358 yes votes and 224 no votes. Next school year will be the fifth year a student is on the board in a non-voting capacity.