ITHACA, N.Y.—The Ithaca City School District’s 2021-2022 budget will be under discussion Tuesday evening as it faces its first and only formal public feedback session solely dedicated to the budget before the annual referendum takes place.

The hearing can be attended via Zoom or in-person at the Kulp Auditorium at Ithaca High School, though how many people can attend in-person considering COVID-19 guidelines.

More information can be found on the initial budget proposal here from the Board of Education’s first April meeting. The budget webpage is here.

Additionally, there will be a Board of Education candidates forum Wednesday night, featuring three incumbents running for re-election in Nicole LaFave, Moira Lang and Ann Reichlin plus challenger Kelly Evans.

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