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County rejects school request for money
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Cox said the school system has not had an increase in the penny allocation since 2005-06.
It appears there is minimal interest by Warren County government to provide the Board of Education with extra money.The county Education Committee met Wednesday and rejected a request from the school system for 9 cents in additional property taxes. Also rejected was a request to take $1.5 million a year from the county’s debt service fund to pay for proposed building projects and renovations.“We don’t have a revenue problem,” said Commissioner Terry Bell, after more than an hour of discussing the school’s proposed budget. “We’ve got an expenditure problem.