ICSD BOARD OF EDUCATION WILL CONDUCT A BUDGET HEARING AND TELE-TOWN HALL


Ithaca, N.Y., May 5, 2017- The Ithaca City School District Board of Education will conduct a budget hearing on Monday, May 8, 2017 at 5:30PM followed by the Tele-Town Hall at 7:30PM. To learn more about the 2017­-2018 budget, please visit the Board of Education Budget page of the Ithaca City School District website.

At 7:30PM on Monday, May 8th, all ICSD student households will receive an invitation by phone to participate in a live conference call. During the Tele-Town Hall event, the community is encouraged to ask questions and get responses in real time. The Ithaca community is invited to join the Tele-Town Hall by these methods: call in at (855) 756-7520 extension 34959# or tweet using #ICSDBOE to enter into the queue to have questions about the budget addressed by Superintendent Dr. Luvelle Brown, district leadership, and members of the Board of Education.

Visit the district Let’s Talk! page to share your thoughts and questions about the proposed 2017-­2018 budget. Access the Let’s Talk! page on the ICSD website from the top menu bar on any page, then click “Contacts,” then click “Let’s Talk.” Let’s Talk! streamlines communication, facilitating open two-way dialogue between district leaders and the community.

The community is scheduled to vote on the proposed budget Tuesday, May 16, 2016 from 12:00PM to 9:00PM.