Massachusetts city votes for $446 million budget

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

The Springfield School Committee on Monday approved $446 million School Department budget that will avoid teacher layoffs in fiscal year 2015.

The school budget will now go to the Springfield City Council where it will be reviewed in combination with Mayor Domenic J. Sarno's city budget on May 19.

During Monday's meeting at School Department headquarters, Sarno and School Superintendent Daniel J. Warwick commended the finance committee, led by Christopher Collins, for the diligence and hard work that went into the budget process.

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