School Committee Votes For More Cuts

Updated 3 years ago

It looks like more cuts could be on the way for the Bangor School System.Committee members voted four to one to amend the previously approved school budget at Thursday night’s meeting.Bangor City Councilors had asked the school committee to make some cuts to the originally proposed nearly 42-million dollar budget.Bangor School Board Members voted to slashed over $130,000 dollars from next year’s spending plan.Some of the money cut came from school officials retiring.Some of the high school athletic funds were also reduced, but superintendent Betsy Webb says much of the athletic funds that were done away with will be donated to the school by the booster club and private donations.The Bangor City Council will read over the amended school budget for the second time this Monday, May 23rd, at their scheduled meeting, which begins at 7:30 p-m.


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