budget

A set of shared services and consolidation plans have not realized the savings that were projected, leaving Berne-Knox-Westerlo School Board members hoping for additional savings and revenue for next year's budget.

The town board will meet on Feb. 17 with the not-for-profit fire company, made up of volunteers, to discuss possible changes to their contract.

To continue reading this article, you must have a paid online subscription.

Log in, or check out our Subscription page for more information »

"We’re reaching into the metaphorical couch cushions, looking for change,” said the school superintendent of proposed cuts, after years of cutting, in next year's $93 million budget.

To continue reading this article, you must have a paid online subscription.

Log in, or check out our Subscription page for more information »

"At the end of the day, we've done the right thing for students," said Guilderland's business administrator as the district has used its fund balance to preserve programs, causing the comptroller to deem it "susceptible" to stress.

To continue reading this article, you must have a paid online subscription.

Log in, or check out our Subscription page for more information »

Facing a much smaller budget gap for 2015-16, most Guilderland School Board members want to beef up the fund balance they have dipped into recently to keep taxes under the state-set cap.

To continue reading this article, you must have a paid online subscription.

Log in, or check out our Subscription page for more information »

Town Supervisor Richard Rapp said the town's accounting firm helped prepare the budget for the first time this year.

To continue reading this article, you must have a paid online subscription.

Log in, or check out our Subscription page for more information »

Rensselaerville's 2015 plan raises taxes for the general and highway funds by 1.3 percent, about half the increase first proposed when the board planned to override the state-set tax cap.

To continue reading this article, you must have a paid online subscription.

Log in, or check out our Subscription page for more information »

The town tax rate is set to decrease for the second year in a row while the spending plan raises salaries and wages for employees and officials.

To continue reading this article, you must have a paid online subscription.

Log in, or check out our Subscription page for more information »

GUILDERLAND — Supervisor Kenneth Runion says the proposed $33 million budget for 2015 will not raise the town tax rate for residents — it will remain at 25 cents per $1,000 of assessed valuation.

The budget will also remain under the state-set tax-levy cap by $224,000.

To continue reading this article, you must have a paid online subscription.

Log in, or check out our Subscription page for more information »

KNOX — With a generous boost from its savings, the town’s proposed $2.2 million budget carries over many of the same appropriations as last year while remaining under the state limit on tax-levy increases.

To continue reading this article, you must have a paid online subscription.

Log in, or check out our Subscription page for more information »

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - budget