George Theoharis http://wrvo.org en School Budget Series: Suburban schools prepare for difficult times http://wrvo.org/post/school-budget-series-suburban-schools-prepare-difficult-times <p>We&rsquo;re less than a week away. On Tuesday, New Yorkers will flock to the polls to vote on their respective school budgets. Tuesday will be the first time budgets will be voted on since New York state adopted the property tax cap that limits the amount districts can levy taxes to their constituents.</p><p>The cap is putting pressure on schools in the suburbs of Syracuse, but pressure is not new &ndash; it&rsquo;s part of a growing trend in budget problems for public schools.</p><p> Wed, 09 May 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Matt Johnston 18903 at http://wrvo.org School Budget Series: Suburban schools prepare for difficult times