Special ed funding slips

Schools in Butler County are increasingly relying on local tax dollars to fund special education programs as state funding has stagnated for several years, a recent report found. The county isn’t alone: Special education funding across Pennsylvania mirrors the...
Appeals send Erie yacht club tax case to higher court

Appeals send Erie yacht club tax case to higher court

By Ed Palattella  | Posted Jul 12, 2018 at 12:01 AM Erie School District and Erie County Assessment Board continue to challenge Commodore Perry Yacht Club’s assessed value. Appeals have extended the six-year fight over the property taxes for the private Commodore...