The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

Local News

July 17, 2014

Buckeye to place levy on Nov. 4 election ballot

ASHTABULA TOWNSHIP — The Buckeye Local Board of Education Tuesday adopted a resolution Tuesday to submit the question of an additional levy on the November election ballot.

The proposed continuing 4.7-mill tax levy will pay for current expenses, according to the resolution.

If passed, the levy will generate about $1 million annually, assuming the tax valuation remains constant, school officials said.

At its June meeting, the school board deemed it necessary to ask voters for addtional tax levy.

Tuesday’s resolution actually places the levy on the ballot for November, school officials said.

If approved by voters, the tax would be levied in 2014 for its first collection in 2015, according to the resolution.

In other news, the school board:

• Accepted the resignation of Sherry Williamson, treasurer, effective Aug. 1.

• Appointed kindergarten teacher, Kady Christensen, to Kingsville Elementary School, effective Aug. 22, for one year.

• Appointed social studies teacher, Mitch Bidwell, to Edgewood High School, effective Aug. 22, for one year.

• Approved the appointments  of Steve Diemer and Collin Moscorelli as assistant football coaches for the 2014-15 school year.

1
Text Only
Local News
Ashtabula County Alive
July 4 Celebrations 2014
Summer off to Big Start
Ashtabula County Flag Day 2014
Northeast Ohio Soap Box Derby 2014
Tour de State Line and Boating Season
Ashtabula County Memorial Day 2014
Sam Magill Sr. Memorial
Armed Forces Echo Taps 2014
Lakeside Loop Color Run
Keeping Ashtabula County Clean and Healthy
Canoe Race and Ashtabula Easter Events
The Taping of the Teacher: A sticky Sitation
18th Annual Polar Bear Plunge at Geneva State Park
House Ads
AP Video
NDN Video
Obama: Putin must push separatists to aid MH17 probe Michigan inmates no longer allowed to wear orange due to 'OITNB' Adam Levine Ties the Knot Sebastian The Ibis Walks Beautiful Bride Down The Aisle | ACC Must See Moment NASA Ceremony Honors Moon Walker Neil Armstrong Faces of Souls Lost in Malaysian Plane Crash 105-year-old woman throws first pitch Man Creates Spreadsheet of Wife's Reasons for Turning Down Sex 'Weird Al' Is Wowed by Album's Success Rory McIlroy struggles, surges, wins British Open NOW TRENDING: Real life Pac-Man Explosions as hot air balloon crashes in Clinton DUI Driver Dragged to Safety by Officer After Walking Onto Busy Freeway Celebrities That We'd Like to Send to the Moon Spectacular lightning storm hits London Malaysian Flight Victim Was South Florida Grad Rory McIlroy on pace to break British Open records Officials Fear MH17 Site Now Tampered by Rebels Lowes employees repair Vietnam vet's wheelchair Widow of Staten Island man who died after NYPD takedown says he was unjustifiably targeted