2020-2021 PROPOSITIONS FOR PUBLIC VOTE
PROPOSITION NO. 1
SCHOOL DISTRICT BUDGET
Shall the following resolution be adopted? RESOLVED, that the budget for the West Seneca Central School District, Erie County, New York (the “District”) for the fiscal year commencing July 1, 2020 and ending June 30, 2021, as presented by the Board of Education of the District, in the proposed amount of $129,564,636, is hereby approved and adopted, and the funds required therefor are hereby appropriated, and the necessary real property taxes required shall be raised by a tax on the taxable property in the District to be levied and collected as required by law.
PROPOSITION NO. 2
EXPENDITURE FROM BUS PURCHASE RESERVE FUND
Shall the following resolution be adopted, to wit: RESOLVED, that the Board of Education of the West Seneca Central School District is hereby authorized to expend a total of $657,075 from the District’s existing capital reserve fund known as the “Bus Purchase Reserve Fund” (as modified by the vote of the qualified voters of the District on May 17, 2011) for the purchase of three full-size 65-passenger buses at $114,700 each, one 30-passenger bus at $66,400, one 30-passenger bus at $64,300, one wheelchair bus at $142,775 and one transport SUV at $39,500 with all such vehicles to be used in the transportation program of the District, and with the result that such expenditure from the Bus Purchase Reserve Fund shall have no impact on the tax levy of the District for the 2020-2021 school year.
PROPOSITION NO. 3
MODIFICATION OF DISTRICT-WIDE CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS PROJECT, 2018 TO INCLUDE
THE PURCHASE OF A PORTION OF 4774 SENECA STREET
Shall the following resolution be adopted? RESOLVED, that the Board of Education of the West Seneca Central School District, Erie County, New York (the “District”) is hereby authorized to modify and reallocate funds within the District-Wide Capital Improvements Project, 2018 that was previously approved by the voters of the District on December 4, 2018 (the “2018 Project”) so as to have the 2018 Project now include the purchase of a +/- 2.0 acre unimproved portion of the parcel of real property commonly known as 4774 Seneca Street, West Seneca, New York (SBL No. 135.18-2-4.1) for the price of $40,000, subject to certain conditions set forth in the purchase contract between the parties, with the understanding that such proposed purchase will not raise (i) the overall estimated maximum cost of the District-Wide Capital Improvements Project or (ii) the amount of taxes to be levied for the 2018 Project.
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