Community collaboration is a vital element in the budget development process in the Baldwinsville Central School District. Residents have the opportunity to express their concerns and suggestions regarding the budget by participating in budget discussions at Board of Education meetings.
At board meetings from Jan. 24 to March 28, district administrators will present a different component of the 2011-12 budget to the board. At each meeting, the budget discussion will be open to the public for questions and comments after the board's discussion.
Board meetings begin at 7 p.m. in the cafeteria of Durgee Junior High School. The schedule of board of education meetings and the budget components to be discussed are as follows:
Jan. 24 - Transportation, facilities and debt service;
Feb. 7 - Athletics, review of transportation, facilities, and debt service;
Feb. 14 - Special education, review of athletics;
March 7 - Instructional, review of special education;
March 21 - Review of instructional;
March 28 - Administrative recommended budget; and
April 4 - Board of Education adopts budget.