Rick Timbs http://wrvo.org en School districts worry about state aid while budgeting for next year http://wrvo.org/post/school-districts-worry-about-state-aid-while-budgeting-next-year <p>School districts across New York state are in the midst of their budget process right now, with many facing dwindling state aid and more state mandates.&nbsp; A weekend legislative conference in Syracuse focused on the story that doesn't seem to change. Mon, 11 Mar 2013 13:15:44 +0000 Ellen Abbott 34563 at http://wrvo.org School Budget Series: An interview with education expert Rick Timbs http://wrvo.org/post/school-budget-series-interview-education-expert-rick-timbs <p>On Tuesday, May 15, voters across New York state will vote on their local school district budgets, and the property tax levies needed to pay for them. WRVO&#39;s Catherine Loper spoke with Rick Timbs, executive director of the Statewide School Finance Consortium about the effect this year&#39;s budget cycle will have on schools and the future of education funding in New York.</p><p> Fri, 11 May 2012 14:20:56 +0000 Catherine Loper 19099 at http://wrvo.org School Budget Series: An interview with education expert Rick Timbs