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Three Village School Budget Passes

Three Village residents approved the school district’s $188.1 million proposed budget Tuesday by a margin of 2326-843. 

The budget calls for a 1.91 percent increase in spending over the current year and carries a 1.27 percent tax levy increase, which is within the state's tax cap. The average homeowner in the district will pay about an additional $130 in school taxes next year. 

There were no contested school board elections this year. Incumbents Inger Germano, Irene Gische and Jeffrey Kerman all ran unopposed and were re-elected. 
Vilhelm May 21, 2014 at 08:40 AM
Of course it passed. It always does. Wonder why enrollment in TV is down? Nobody can afford to live here because of the school taxes.
Ohairs May 22, 2014 at 06:15 AM
Agreed, and let us not forget the bond that past as well..and add in how much CC is costing us.
EG May 22, 2014 at 09:41 AM
It always passes because of racism. People willing to pay huge property taxes to keep "them" out of their neighborhood. I can't wait until the next February bond. I saw some rotted columns at Gelinas and all of the schools can use professional sports facilities with AstroTurf aluminum bleachers and lit scoreboards. I think it's about time all the schools get CAC too. Those AC's hanging out of the buildings are an eyesore.
Johny Q May 22, 2014 at 11:23 PM
Those who can, do it. Those who can't, teach it.

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