School district scrambles to balance budget

No deficit allowed, 'no school closures' promised

School District #27 (SD27) has $716,000 remaining in its total deficit, after finding slightly more than half of the $1.6 million in savings it needed to balance its budget for the 2014/15 school year.

SD27 secretary treasurer Kevin Futcher says a total of $884,000 in savings was identified within its 2014/15 budget, and explains how it will make up the shortfall.

Read the full story in the July 16 edition of the 100 Mile House Free Press.

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