New Budget Approved for Portage Schools

Jun 24, 2014
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Expenses are up, mostly due to retirement costs

Source: Mlive

PORTAGE, MI - A boost in state aid helps increase the 2014-15 Portage Public Schools budget, but like all school districts PPS continues to wrestle with rising retirement costs. The Portage Board of Education Monday approved the new budget that kicks in July 1 after finance director Karla Colestock detailed the good news-bad news money picture for the $83,586,997 general fund blueprint, up from $80,391,633 in 2013-14.

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