School District To Hold Two Public Hearings

OSWEGO, NY – The Oswego City School District Board of Education will conduct two public hearings tonight (May 18)  at the Education Center Board Rooms.

The regular meeting will be called to order at 5 p.m. with the board members adjourning to executive session to discuss negotiations and possible litigation.

One hour later the board will return to the Board Room in the terrace level of the Education Center for two public hearings.

Both public hearings will focus on the status of Nine Mile Point Unit 1.

At 6 p.m. the first public hearing will be to consider the issue of exempting the nuclear powered electric generating facility from taxation, special ad valorem levies and special assessments.

Immediately following will be a second public hearing, tentatively scheduled for 6:15 p.m., which will address the consideration of a tax agreement with the owner of Nine Mile Point Unit 1.

At the conclusion of the public hearings the board will convene for its regular meeting.

Students will be recognized for their success in science endeavors and the county-wide “Battle of the Books.”

The board will then turn to regular business to address resolutions relating to the board of education, personnel and finance.