Dec. 24—VERNON — The Town Council had solely a quick assembly Tuesday, but it surely did unanimously approve the switch of about $37,000 from the Center Road School driveway undertaking to the Capital and Non-Recurring Education Account.
School finance director Bill Meier stated the college driveway undertaking got here in beneath price range. The Town Council accepted $321,000 for the work in 2019 from the education account.
An incredible majority of driveway work was finished in summer season 2019. But realizing photo voltaic canopies have been going to be added at a later date, it was not accomplished in that timeframe as a result of officers didn’t need to have to drill into the brand new pavement and full the method once more.
After the photo voltaic canopies have been put in this summer season, the paving was accomplished.
Mayor Daniel Champagne stated the college’s nonrecurring account is offered to get tasks finished faster and to get monetary savings.
“And once they get monetary savings all through the college yr, any leftover monies can go into the capital nonrecurring account,” he stated. “So it is form of an incentive program that we began a couple of years again.”
The Town Council is required to log off earlier than the funds can be utilized.