2019-20 School Budget Info is Presented

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Average School Tax Expected to Rise by $89:

Several highlights of the 2019-20 school budget, and three presentations related to the construction of the budget, were presented at the March 11 school board meeting.

The average tax increase, on an average home in Livingston that is assessed at $600,000, will be $89, according to business administrator Steven Robinson. “That is the lowest increase I can remember,” he said.

State aid to schools was announced on March 7, he added, and Livingston’s general fund aid was increased by $475,247. “General Fund aid has increased by almost $1.7 million from 2017-18 to today,” he noted.



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