Community to vote on adopted budget on May 19

Spending plan focuses on student achievement, includes tax levy increase of 0.5 percent At a special meeting on Thursday, April 23, the Berne-Knox-Westerlo Board of Education adopted a $22,304,857 budget proposal for 2015-16 that continues all current core academic programs and services and calls for a 0.5 percent increase in the tax levy for next …