Voters in the Northport-East Northport school district will cast ballots throughout the day Tuesday for school board candidates and on the proposed school budget.
Four candidates are running for three Board of Education seats: incumbents Allison Noonan, Larry Licopoli and Thomas Loughran, along with challenger Frank Labate.
The proposed budget of $177,856,084, which represents a 0.61% tax levy increase, which translates to an average increase of $4.15 per month. The district has pointed to the savings it achieved through the closings of two schools.
Where and When to Vote: Polls are open from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. at three buildings:
- Election District 1: Those District residents living south of the center line of Pulaski Road vote at Fifth Avenue Elementary School
- Election District 2: Those District residents living north of the center line of Pulaski Road and south of the center line of Route 25A vote at Dickinson Avenue School
- Election District 3: Those District residents living north of the center line of Route 25A vote at William J. Brosnan School
South Huntington Schools: 3 Board Candidates; Zero-Increase Budget