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9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Remsenburg-Speonk Elementary School.


The district proposes a budget of $13,526,371 for 2017-18, a 2.26 increase from the current $13,227,089.

The tax levy would increase 3.05 percent, from $11,523,919 to $11,875,070. This increase is within the district’s tax-cap limit of 3.24 percent, so a simple majority vote would be required to approve the budget.

School taxes on an average single-family home would increase 0.67 percent, from $6,562 to $6,606.

The proposed budget does not call for reductions in teachers or staff, and estimated teacher salary increases are subject to negotiations, according to school officials.

Voters also will be asked to vote on three propositions. One would authorize the board to establish a 10-year, $1.5 million capital reserve fund to fund capital improvements to school district facilities. Another proposition would allow the board to contract with the Westhampton Beach and Eastport-South Manor school district to educate seventh- through 12th-grade students for the 2017-18 school year. Another proposition would authorize the board to sign a one-year, $269,455 contract with the Suffolk Cooperative Library System for direct access library service.


Incumbent Deirdre DeVita is running unopposed for one at-large seat. The term is three years.

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