Home » News » Politics » Town Meetings
Contract for teachers to be debated Saturday in Hudson
The meeting is scheduled for Saturday morning at 9 a.m. inside the Hudson Community Center.
According to the Hudson Town Clerk's office, fewer than 100 of the town's 15,564 voters typically attend the meeting.
"If attendance at this meeting follows trends, less than 1 percent of the voters in town will determine what the voting public can consider when going to the polls in March," Superintendent Bryan Lane said.
Those who attend Saturday's deliberative session will have the chance to influence next year's proposed $48,044,494 operating budget, which if passed would have a tax impact of $13.59.
Voters will also weigh in on several proposed collective bargaining agreements, including new contracts with the teachers, custodians and support staff.
Article 2, an agreement between the district and the Hudson Federation of Teachers, would cost $328,334 next year, with an estimated tax impact of 13 cents.
Article 3, an agreement with the administrative workers' union, would cost $82,473 next year, with a tax impact of 3 cents.
Article 4, an agreement with district cafeteria and support staff, would cost $60,469 next year with a 2-cent tax impact.
Article 5, an agreement with the district's secretaries, would cost $19,558 next year with a 1-cent tax impact.
Article 6, an agreement with the district's custodians, would cost $25,866 next year, with a 1-cent tax impact.
The remaining two warrant articles, School Board members said, have no associated costs and ask voters to approve using $400,000 in existing funds to install an elevator at Alvirne High School and to place an existing fund balance of $50,000 into the district's Special Education Trust Fund.
READER COMMENTS: 2
- Tech conference sparks ideas and imagination - 0
- Nashua assessment tests miss the mark - 1
- St. A's board of trustees responds to criticism of graduation change - 2
- Officials proposing cutting Derry school budget by $1.4 million - 0
- St. Anselm in a stir over graduation date change - 13
- Nashua schools struggle to find more time for middle-school math - 0
- Former Gov. Lynch chosen for PSU Robert Frost award - 0
- Keene State College gets funding to further biology research - 0
- Anti-bully message on display at Pinkerton - 0
READER COMMENTS: 0
- Another View -- Bill O'Brien: Ask your state rep. to vote for transparency in the House - 0
- Old friends and a 'homeless angel' make for good stories anytime - 0
- Clooney gets it: Sony attack was not a 'crime' - 0
- New coats warm city kids, firefighters' hearts - 0
- NHIAA Roundup: Martin, Pinkerton top Salem in tournament - 0
- Inmate reported missing from Concord transitional unit - 0
- College Roundup: SNHU women win - 0
- Merrimack's Schaller scores first NHL goal, but B's get win - 0
- For Rex Ryan, another close loss to Pats - 0
The Sony hack: Kim's judgment of Obama
'Everybody was extremely fortunate'