Rhinebeck school budget draft cuts levy increase to 2.76%

RHINEBECK — School district trustees on Tuesday reviewed a proposed $28.28 million budget carrying a 1.85 percent increase of $513,222. Under the budget there would be a $23.38 million property tax levy representing a 2.76 percent increase of $646,168.
Changes in the spending plan were discussed during a Board of Education meeting at which officials credited an additional eight teacher retirements for helping to trim $527,311 from recent budget drafts.

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