Most school budgets pass in the Hudson ValleyPosted: Updated:
Voters in the Hudson Valley went to the polls today to vote on their school budgets, most of which were passed.
Voters in Ramapo passed a budget that included up to a 2.5-percent tax increase by a large margin.
In North Rockland, however, voters rejected a $197.5 million budget that included an up to 7.6-percent tax increase.
Chester voters also failed their budget, which was $22.5 million and included a 4.5-percent tax increase. The measure failed by only 50 votes.
Voters in Minisink Valley failed to pass an $86.3 million budget that included at 10.6-percent tax increase.
Hudson Valley School Vote 2011 Results
North Rockland voters reject school budget