Geoffrey and Carly Bennett, a married couple, were surprised to receive reduction in force notices in May from the South Burlington School District.
It was strike two at the polls on May 28 as South Burlington voters rejected the school district’s revised Fiscal Year 2021 budget proposal.
The about $53.7 million proposal failed by a count of 2,924-1,613 votes.
In the midst of a South Burlington City Council meeting, bars of N.W.A.’s “F--- the Police” infiltrated discussion, causing confusion.
At first it was unclear where the music was coming from. Councilors looked around seemingly unsure of what was transpiring.
South Burlington administrators will take a salary freeze for the 2020-21 school year.
The school board ratified this decision after administrators brought the proposal forward during contract negotiations.
South Burlington residents will head back to the polls next week as the school district puts a new budget proposal to a vote.
The district is proposing an about $53.7 million budget, which represents a 3.8% spending increase over the current fiscal year, and a 5.91% tax rate increase.
No shirt, no shoes – no mask – no service. Local businesses have city councilors’ backing to take safety measures following discussion on Monday night.
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