MAMARONECK, N.Y. Residents of the Rye Neck Union Free School District will vote Tuesday on a $36,670,040 budget that complies with the state tax levy cap, and two uncontested Board of Education seats.
The two candidates for those seats are incumbent Allen Hodys , who joined the board in 2009, and newcomer William Shaner. Board President Cathy O'Keefe did not seek re-election.
The 2012-13 budget , approved by the board April 18, raises spending by $816,275 , or 2.28 percent, over the 2011-12 budget. The tax levy, which is the total amount of money the district collects in property taxes, would be $33,305,232, an increase of $707,645, or 2.17 percent, the maximum allowed for Rye Neck under the state tax levy cap.
Property owners in the Rye Neck school district can determine their 2012-13 school tax rate by plugging their property's assessed value into a calculator on the district website .
Registered voters may vote from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. in the Middle/High School library, 300 Hornidge Road, Mamaroneck.
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