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Budget & Taxes

2017-18 Budget

Vote: Tuesday, May 16, 2017

  • 2017-2018 Budget (proposed):
  • Spending increase:
    1.8 percent
  • Projected tax levy increase:
    2.47 percent
  • Estimated tax rate increase:
    0.94% or $0.24 per $1,000 of assessed value

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2017-18 School Budget/Capital Project newsletter

Learn more about the proposed 2017-18 school budget and capital project referendum. Download a copy of the May 2017 newsletter, here.

School budget vote is Tuesday, May 16 at Goodrich Building

Residents will vote on a $107.2 million budget proposal, elect one of two candidates to the Board of Education and decide a capital project referendum on Tuesday, May 16. Polls will be open from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. at the Goodrich Building, 91 Fiddlers Lane in Latham. Read more

Budget development calendar

*All meetings will take place at Goodrich (District Office) in the Curriculum & Instruction Workroom. Meetings will also be live streamed. Click here to watch.

Board of Education Seat

There is one seat open for the May 16, 2017 election.

Budget fact sheets

New York’s Tax Levy “Cap” Formula
The Three Tax Levy Limit Numbers 
Contingent Budgets