06/12/2012 - The Town Council adopted a $32.2 million overall budget proposal for fiscal 2013 on May 14, 2012. [agenda with budget summaries].
Adoption includes a $21.8 million school budget. Here are the results of the community school budget validation June 12, 2012:
School Budget Validation Referendum
Do you favor approving the Town of Cape Elizabeth school budget for the upcoming school year that was adopted at the latest school budget meeting of the Town Council?
YES ... 1,323
NO ....... 518
The following is a non-binding expression of opinion for the consideration of the School Board and Town Council.
I find the school budget adopted at the May 14, 2012 Town Council’s school budget meeting to be:
TOO HIGH ....... 603
ACCEPTABLE ... 950
TOO LOW .........192
The Finance Committee is a committee of the whole Town Council. See link for information on all Town Council meetings.