Unit Two Board Adopts Deficit Budget

The Bond County Community Unit 2 Board of Education has adopted a deficit budget for this 2021 fiscal year.

The board met Monday night and conducted a public hearing on the budget.

Superintendent Wes Olson told WGEL the pandemic has caused a lot of uncertainty with the budget and officials have tried to be conservative in light of that. He pointed out that the operational budget will be about $1 million in the red and said he fully expects for the budget to be amended in the future. Olson said there are additional uncertainties concerning the overall state budget.

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There were no public comments presented during the budget hearing.

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