Fort Plain School District voters went to polls on Tuesday, May 15 and approved the district’s proposed 2018-19 school budget. The budget passed with 80.7 percent in favor.
The $20,500,000 budget increases spending 3.07 percent or $610,000 over the current year and carries nt tax levy increase.
The final count was:
- Yes— 167
- No— 40
Voter approved a proposition to purchase new school buses. The final count was:
- Yes— 163
- No— 43
Voters approved a proposition to increase funding $5,000 to $80,000 for the Fort Plain Free Library. The final count was:
- Yes— 134
- No— 72
Voters also elected Mary Beth Hudyncia and Kim Keane to the Board of Education. The final count for each candidate was:
- Mary Beth Hudyncia—180
- Kim Keane—177