School Budgets Pass Easily

Propositions also pass in Cold Spring, Garrison and Beacon

Haldane Central School District

Budget for 2017-18: $23.5 million (1.82 percent increase)

Yes: 518
No: 180

Proposition 2: $150,000 bus purchase

Yes: 491
No: 202

Proposition 3: $100,000 from Capital Reserve Fund for new bleachers, library renovations

Yes: 532
No: 165

Trustee (one open seat):

Peggy Clements (incumbent), 418
Sandy McKelvey, 147

Garrison Unified School District

Budget for 2017-18: $10.56 million (2.86 percent increase)

Yes: 117
No: 33

Proposition 2: Establish Capital Reserve Fund to replace current

Yes: 124
No: 34

Trustee (two open seats)

Diana Swinburne (incumbent), 122
Courtney McCarthy, 120

Beacon City School District

Budget for 2017-18: $68.6 million (2.81 percent increase)

Yes: 864
No: 162

Proposition 2: $380,000 to purchase buses and van

Yes: 785
No: 226

Proposition 3: Allow student to serve as non-voting member of board

Yes: 845
No: 167

Proposition 4: Create 10-year Capital Reserve Fund

Yes: 832
No: 182

Trustees (four open seats):

Kristan Flynn (appointee), 819
Anthony White (incumbent), 808
Craig Wolf (appointee), 772
Kenya Gadsden (incumbent), 761

Flynn, White and Wolf will serve three-year terms; Gadsden will serve a one-year term.

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