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Residents speak out against proposed cuts to education

Cross post from HatCityBLOG

As we approach the city council’s vote on the allocations to the education budget, more people are voicing their objection to the proposed school cuts by the Board of Education.

Here’s a sample of some of the comments of disapproval directed at the Board of Education at their meeting last Wednesday.


Residents voice their support for Alternative Center for Excellence School

DOWNLOAD the Board of Ed budget proposals.

DOWNLOAD the City of Danbury’s critical analysis of the BOE’s budget proposal.

VIDEO Apr. 10: City Council Education budget ad-hoc committee meeting.

VIDEO Mar. 31: City Council/Board of Education informal budget workshop.

News-Times Editorial criticizing BOE pay to participate proposal

2009 FLASHBACK: Teachers give back while two principals receive a NINE percent raise

Mayor’s rejection of BOE’s original budget request results in proposed cuts to school system, layoffs.