Voters in the Riverhead and Shoreham-Wading River school districts on Tuesday overwhelmingly approved their budgets.
In the Riverhead Central School District, the $140,380,950 budget was approved 1,581 to 862. The budget carries with it a 0.91 percent tax levy increase. READ
Riverhead Town’s 2018 budget was adopted with no changes, and not a lot of drama, Monday.
Councilwoman Jodi Giglio had called a special meeting Monday to vote on the 2018 town budget, saying she had some issues with department head raises. READ
Riverhead Town Supervisor Sean Walter’s tentative 2018 budget calls for a 2.46 percent increase to next year’s tax levy, which would mark the first time in two years his spending plan doesn’t pierce the state-mandated tax cap.