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Williamstown Finance Committee Drills Down on Mount Greylock Budget

Mount Greylock Superintendent Jason McCandless and Business Administrator Joe Bergeron on Wednesday presented the regional district's $25.6 million fiscal 2022 spending plan to the town body for review.

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Lanesborough Officials Presented FY22 Mount Greylock Budget

The town is responsible for the cost of operating Lanesborough Elementary School and is assessed its share of Mount Greylock Regional School.

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Mount Greylock School Committee Sends FY22 Budget to Member Towns

Member towns Lanesborough and Williamstown will be sent FY22 assessments that call for increases of 2 percent and 1.9 percent, respectively, over their FY21 assessments under the spending plan passed by the committee on a 7-0 vote.

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Mount Greylock District Budget Delayed Until End of March

The budget does not, for now at least, include creating a new districtwide position focused on diversity. Superintendent Jake McCandless told the committee that the district needs to do more planning to decide what that position might look like before it takes the step of creating a job description.

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Williamstown Finance Committee Hears from Mount Greylock Officials

Mount Greylock Superintendent Jason McCandless and Business Manager Joe Bergeron met virtually with the town panel not to discuss specifics of the FY22 budget the district is formulating but to discuss some of the inputs that help build that budget.

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Mount Greylock Finance Subcommittee Looks at Contingencies for FY21 Budget

The Mount Greylock Regional School District is making plans to bridge funding gaps if expected cuts in state aid materialize this summer.

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Williamstown Fin Comm Echoes Select Board, Advises Mount Greylock Committee

The current question is whether the School Committee will continue to preserve a portion of the Williams capital gift for future extraordinary maintenance needs, like a new boiler or a new roof.

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Mount Greylock Sends Budget With Slightly Smaller Ask to Member Towns

Just days before the district was forced to close its schools' doors to students because of concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic, school officials presented the budget at a lightly attended hearing in the meeting room of the middle-high school.

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Mount Greylock Proposes Smaller Budget to Lanesborough

Finance Committee Chairwoman Jodi-Lee Szczepaniak Locke was impressed by the inclusion of all levels of the administration in the process.

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