On May 16, 2017 Troy City School District residents approved a $112 million budget for the 2017-18 school year as well as a proposition to establish a Capital Reserve Fund. In addition three incumbent candidates have been re-elected to the Board of Education: Carol Harvin, Tom Mayo and Bill Strang. Learn more.
Official Tally of Votes
The official results of the budget vote are 532 (yes) to 133 (no).
The official results of the Capital Reserve Fund Proposition vote are 533 (yes) to 117(no).
The official results of the Board of Education election are Carol Harvin (524), Tom Mayo (516) and Bill Strang (520).
Tally of Votes
SCHOOL 2 – Middleburgh & Tenth St.
SCHOOL 12 – 475 First St.
SCHOOL 14 – 1700 Tibbits Ave.
SCHOOL 16 – Collins & Walker Ave.
SCHOOL 18 – 412 Hoosick St.
CARROLL HILL – 112 Delaware Ave.
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Carmello presents Draft 3, Troy CSD Board adopts $112 million budget
On Wednesday, April 12, the Troy City School District Board of Education unanimously adopted the proposed 2017-2018 budget of $112,018,797. The tax levy will be $36,273,420, representing a 0.45-percent tax levy increase, which is at the allowable tax cap. Learn more.
Troy CSD voters to be asked to approve Capital Reserve Fund for future projects
On May 16, 2017 the Troy City School District community will vote on a proposition to authorize the creation of a Capital Reserve Fund for the purpose of financing future capital projects. This item will be included on the ballot along with the proposed 2017-2018 budget and Board of Education election. Learn more.
2017-2018 Budget Draft 2 presented to Board
March 23, 2017 – During the March 22 Board of Education meeting, Superintendent John Carmello presented the second draft of the 2017-2018 School District Budget. The proposed draft of $113,040,797 will come with a tax cap of .45%, less than half a percent increase from last year. Carmello also proposed that the Board vote to approve a resolution on the May ballot that, if approved by voters, would authorize the District to establish a Capital Reserve to save for future projects. There is no tax implication to establish such a reserve. Learn more.
Carmello presents Draft 1 of 2017-2018 Budget
February 16, 2017 – During the February 15 Board of Education meeting, Superintendent John Carmello outlined the first draft of the 2017-2018 school district budget. The proposed budget, still very much in its early phases, totals $112,909,509, a 3.82-percent total increase over the 2016-2017 budget. Carmello discussed some of the challenges facing this year’s budget including a .45% tax cap and initial state aid figures. Learn more.
Wednesday, May 3
Budget Hearing – 6:30 p.m., Troy Middle School
Monday, May 8
School 2 PTO, 4 p.m.
Tuesday, May 9
Town Hall Meeting – 6:30 p.m.,Troy Middle School
Wednesday, May 10
School 14 PTA, 6 p.m
Carroll Hill School PTO, 6 p.m.
School 16 PTA, 7 p.m.
School 18 PTA, 7 p.m.
Tuesday, May 16
Poll Hours 7:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Property Tax Report Card
Voter Registration Day. If you are NOT registered to vote with the County Board of Elections, you must register with the District’s Board of Registration to qualify. Voter registration will be held on Tuesday, May 2 at School 12 (475 First Street) from 12 Noon – 4 pm. ID is required.
Applications for Absentee Ballots are available. If you are unable to vote on May 16, please request an Application for Absentee Ballot from the BOE Office at 328-5070 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications must be received at least 7 days before the election if the ballot is to be mailed to the voter, or 1 day before if the ballot is to be delivered personally to the voter.
Three Board of Education incumbents will run unopposed. Tom Mayo, Carol Harvin and Bill Strang will be on the May 16 ballot for another 3-year term. Candidates will be available at the May 9 Town Hall Meeting to meet the public and answer any questions. Please see BOE Election page for more information.