SHRUB OAK, N.Y. -- The Lakeland School District's 2015-2016 budget was approved on Tuesday.
Voters voted 877 votes to 248 votes to approve the $161.2 million budget, which included a district-wide tax levy increase of .5 percent.
Incumbent Carol Ann Dobson and newcomers Michael Daly and Karen Pressman were elected to the Board of Education with 881 votes, 817 votes and 801 votes respectively. Michael Cherchia finished fourth with 579 votes.
Voters approved a proposition to purchase a bus 812 votes to 283 votes.
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