The Board of Education this week approved transferring $1.24 million from the general fund to make up for what was lost in those accounts during the past year.
The Board of Education Monday approved the new compensation funding, with individual raises set by the district's administration.
"This could present opportunities to fix decades-old projects," said board chair Dan Trelka. "It's nice we can decide where it flows to."
Third round of Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief funds, included in the American Rescue Plan, will help districts recover from COVID-19 impacts.
Evansdale is set to receive $660,000 from the $1.9 trillion stimulus package signed into law in March.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Rep. Ashley Hinson was “disappointed” with President Joe Biden’s speech to the nation Wednesday, but nevertheless thou…
Because they're waiting on advice from outside organizations and don't have the money in hand just yet, city and county leaders are holding their cards close to their chest on what they'll do with it.
School allocations have not yet been released, but the Waterloo and Cedar Falls districts plan to use at least some of the funding for summer learning.
While Buffalo's windfall is smaller than the $245.1 million it was expected to get under an earlier version of the bill, it is still an unprecedented federal boost for the city's schools.
WASHINGTON – For thousands of families in the Buffalo area and nationwide, getting $250 or $300 per month per child direct from the federal go…
Like her Iowa Republican counterparts, U.S. Rep. Ashley Hinson didn't vote for the $1.9 trillion COVID stimulus bill that was signed into law Thursday, but said there were parts of it that she liked.
Using our conservative estimate that 824,750 locals will get $1,400 checks, the program would bring $1.15 billion to the region.
The general manager of a local utility was happy about a provision allocating billions toward utility help for low-income households, particularly as energy bills rise in the next several months after a natural gas price spike.
The holes that the pandemic blew through the region's local government budgets will soon be overflowing with federal dollars.
Erie County is set to get $178 million, and municipalities throughout the region will each get several million dollars.
WASHINGTON – Buffalo city schools would receive a $245.1 million windfall under the Covid-19 stimulus bill the House passed early Saturday – a…
WASHINGTON – President Biden's American Rescue Plan – a $1.9 trillion proposal to respond to the Covid-19 pandemic and revive the economy – in…