04/20/16 4:30pm
JULIE LANE PHOTO Board of Education Vice President Linda Eklund at Monday night’s final budget workshop,

JULIE LANE PHOTO Board of Education Vice President Linda Eklund at Monday night’s final budget workshop,

If you’re a Shelter Island taxpayer, it’s likely you’ll see an additional $17.24 per $100,000  of valuation added to your bill to support a school budget of $11 million for 2016-17 adopted by the Board of Education. (more…)

05/13/14 3:04pm
JULIE LANE PHOTO Superintendent Michael Hynes outlined budget plans Monday night before the Board of Education.

JULIE LANE PHOTO
Superintendent Michael Hynes outlined budget plans Monday night before the Board of Education.

With only the video recording operator and the press present Monday night, Superintendent Michael Hynes pressed ahead with a final formal budget hearing.

The Board of Education will go to the voters with a $10.47 million spending plan for 2014-15. Dr. Hynes noted that the proposal raises the tax levy 1.7 percent, staying within the state-imposed tax cap. (more…)