June 8, 2018 RSS feed / Letters

Time to vote on budget in Scarborough

To the editor, It’s time to vote on the budget again. For the past few years, the increases in the spending have been masked by various means of using funds to lower increases in the mil rate. More...

Past budgets left school needs unmet

To the editor,   Our schools need us to pass this budget on the first try. With school budget cuts in recent years and the proposed budget leaving educational needs unmet, we cannot afford any further reductions.  More...

Ranked choice voting improves elections

To the editor, I am increasingly dismayed by the tenor of Republican opposition to the use of ranked choice voting in the June primaries. More...

Safety building invoice doesn’t belong to kids

To the editor, Three significant changes that require specific consideration this budget cycle are: 1. Last year’s fund balance release from the Wentworth building’s savings. 2. More...

Another year of multiple referendums?

To the editor, Please vote no on the school budget on Tuesday, June 12. Last month, over 3,000 citizens from all over Scarborough voted to recall three school board members by a wide margin. More...

Make an effort to get to the polls

To the editor,   For the past several years we have had to vote on the Scarborough school budget multiple times before it has passed.   More...