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Archive for September, 2010

Finance Committee 9/22/10

Black text is mostly objective, red text is mostly subjective in nature. Every year at this time FinComm holds an organizational meeting.  They’re generally short and light on content.  This year was much more full as the first topic was the school budget overrun.  I arrived about 5 minutes late, and it had already started. […]

The Deficit in the Arlington School Budget

Ten days ago, the Arlington School Department issued a press release saying that the 2010 fiscal year, which had closed on June 30, was $1.5 million in deficit.  This deficit is illegal by state law, and the town has to resolve that.  Otherwise the town can’t do things like set the tax rate or send […]