May 21, 2018


Residents approve budget, propositions, elect 3 to board

May 15, 2018

Duanesburg Central School District residents approved the proposed $17,150,000 budget for the 2018-19 school year by 318 to 174, which is a 64.6% of approval.

DCS voters also approved, by a vote of 333 to 160, a proposition authorizing the purchase of three passenger school buses at a maximum estimated cost not to exceed $270,000.

They also approved a proposition, by a vote of 329 to 162, authorizing the district to establish a capital reserve fund for the purpose of financing the construction of general improvements, reconstruction, renovations, or additions to the district’s buildings.

DCS residents voted for Shayne Mitchell, Joshua Menzies and Teresa Wood-Irvin to fill three vacancies on the Board of Education for three-year terms that begin on July 1.