TRUMANSBURG

SCHOOL BOARD ELECTION INFORMATION: TOMPKINS COUNTY
ELECTION DATE: MAY 21, 2024
Voting location: Ulysses Historical Society, 30 North Main St., Trumansburg
Voting times: noon – 8pm

The information provided below was gathered by the League of Women Voters of Tompkins County, as of May 7, 2024. To share corrections or updates, please contact lwvtompkins@gmail.com

Many thanks for the assistance provided by our School District Clerks!

TRUMANSBURG
District Clerk:
Tina Lincoln tlincoln@tburg.k12.ny.us 607-387-7551 ext 4427
districtclerk@tburg.k12.ny.us
School District’s website: https://www.tburgschools.org/
School Board website: https://www.tburgschools.org/o/trumansburg/page/board-of-education
Number of members on the School Board: 7
Election information website: https://www.tburgschools.org/
Number of positions open: 2
Term lengths: 3 years

Candidates’ names and public contact information
Megan Williams (trusteewilliams@tburg.k12.ny.us)
Dana Robson (trusteerobson@tburg.k12.ny.us)

Candidates’ biographical and/or platform information: Will be included in the budget brochure

Propositions:
2024-2025 Budget:
SHALL THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTION BE ADOPTED, TO-WIT: RESOLVED, That the Board of Education for the Trumansburg Central School District, in the Counties of Tompkins, Schuyler, and Seneca New York, by and hereby is authorized to expend the sums set forth in the General Fund Appropriation in the amount of $31,129,321 and to levy the necessary tax therefore.

Purchase of School Bus: SHALL THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTION BE ADOPTED, TO-WIT: RESOLVED, That the Board of Education of the Trumansburg Central School District is hereby authorized to undertake the acquisition of two (2) school buses, at an estimated maximum aggregate cost of $420,430, less trade-in value, if any, and to appropriate and expend from the existing bus purchase reserve fund $192,409 for such costs, and that the balance of such costs, or so much thereof as may be necessary, shall be raised by the levy of a tax to be collected in annual installments; and, in anticipation of such tax, debt obligations of the school district as may be necessary not to exceed $228,021 shall be issued, or the School District may enter into an installment purchase contract if the

Board of Education determines that it is in the best interest of the School District to finance the purchase in that method.

Ulysses Philomathic Library: SHALL THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTION BE ADOPTED, TO WIT: RESOLVED, that the Board of Education of the Trumansburg Central School District, in the counties of Tompkins, Schuyler, and Seneca, New York, is hereby authorized to raise the tax levy by $7,443 (from $127,773 to $135,216) for the support of the Ulysses Philomathic Library, and such sum shall be paid annually to the trustees of said library.

The School Board election/budget mailing was/will be sent: May 8, 2024

Public Forums:
Budget Hearing and Board of Education Meeting
DATE: May 7, 2024
TIME: 5:30-8:30
LOCATION in-person: Trumansburg High School Library
LOCATION online: Register in advance for this meeting:
https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUqdeyhrzgpHNLdKR703Kyp7as8x2XgOQRr#/registration
Budget information webpage: www.tburgschools.org

Voter registration deadline: Not required
Voting location: Ulysses Historical Society, 30 North Main St., Trumansburg
Voting times: noon – 8pm