As many of you know, there is a proposal before the school boards about Tuckahoe merging with Southampton. Tuckahoe has one elementary school.
There were 2 meetings last week, and it has been covered in the Press. Be sure to read the pros and cons of this issue, as it will impact your taxes. I can email you the front page article that was in THE SOUTHAMPTON PRESS if you didn't see it, or you can find it on line.
This is a notice that was sent out that is interesting.
As currently envisioned, this merger will cause an estimated
increase in the school taxes for residents of the Southampton
Residents of the Tuckahoe district will see nearly a 2/3 drop in
We urge Southampton residents to attend these meetings as we
do not see sufficient benefits to moving forward with the
Please review the attached article for additional
The Southampton Association Executive
If you are interested, read more about it . There are many opinions about this issue.