What you need to know: Cleve Hill used a boost in state revenue to lower its tax levy impact on residents and save some money in its “rainy day” fund balance. After years of program cuts, the proposed $30.6 million budget maintains current programs and staff with some additional hires, as well as enhance the district summer school program and make equipment purchases, like new musical instruments, for students to use.
Candidate (Elect 1):
• Julie Walkowiak (i), 42, restaurant owner who graduated from the district in 1989, has three children attending school there.
Total budget: $30,642,841, up 1.76 percent
Tax levy*: $12.29 million, up 0.73 percent
Tax levy increase allowed under tax cap: 1.46 percent
Estimated property tax rate per $1,000 of assessed value: $28.59, up 0.73 percent
Polls open: 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. in Cleveland Hill High School auditorium, 105 Mapleview Road.
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