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Onteora has no tax increase and no contested seats

Onteora has no tax increase and no contested seats

Voters in the Onteora School district will go to the polls 2 p.m.-9 p.m. Tuesday, May 21, at the four elementary schools, Woodstock, West Hurley, Bennett, and Phoenicia, to consider a proposed budget of $51,609,440 for the 2013-2014 school year. This is a spending increase of $1,847,004 or 3.71 percent, however district officials released $3,462,334...
Onteora looks at possible layoffs

Onteora looks at possible layoffs

Plans for possible layoffs — about a dozen in all — were discussed on Tuesday, February 19 as Onteora Central School District officials dig into the process of shaping the 2013/2014-school budget. Unlike last year, the district is not restricted to a two-percent levy, but instead, through various exemptions and previous budget prudence, has been...
Onteora proposes less spending, no tax increase

Onteora proposes less spending, no tax increase

Onteora Central School District officials unveiled a proposed 2012/2013-school budget the Tuesday, March 20 board of education meeting that would reduce expenditures and produce a tax levy that does not rise. “What we are going to see proposed tonight is a [proposed 2012-2013] budget below the current 11/12 school year,” said Superintendent Dr. Phyllis Spiegel-McGill,...