Residents in 4 districts recast school budget vote

Voters in four Long Island school districts returned to the polls today to try and approve new budgets after their initial 2011 spending plans were

WESTBURY - Voters in four Long Island school districts returned to the polls today to try and approve new budgets after their initial 2011 spending plans were defeated in May.

After recasting their ballots, residents have approved the budgets in Locust Valley and Oyster Bay-East Norwich. However, voters in Seaford and Westbury failed to pass their school budgets for a second time.

The Fisher's Island budget also failed in May, but went straight to a contingency spending plan.

Westbury schools hold meeting on failed budgetMost school budgets pass across LI

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Top 5 Must See

The White House says President Donald Trump's upcoming 1 Trump budget will hike defense spending by $54 billion
Suffolk County jails has increased its personnel to 2 Suffolk County jails increase gang intelligence unit
Police say the Mid-Island Y JCC on Manetto 3 Threat forces evacuation of Jewish community center in Plainview
2 people were killed and 1 man is 4 Victims identified in Gabreski Airport small plane crash
A car with its back window completely smashed 5 Police: Man injured after multiple shots fired into car in Holtsville

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Each week, News 12's Doug Geed explores the Check out fun things to do on the East End!

Explore the Twin Forks with News 12's Doug Geed.

Each week a different shelter visits News 12 Dog Day Fridays Series

Each week a different shelter visits News 12 Long Island with pets up for adoption.

News 12 digs deep to find Long Island's Discover Long Island's Hidden Past

News 12's Danielle Campbell digs into Long Island's roots.

News 12's Lily Stolzberg sees how much Long On The Spot

News 12's Lily Stolzberg sees how much Long Islanders know about everything and anything.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE