Bowie ISD adopts its budget for 2016-17

By BARBARA GREEN
Bowie Independent School District Trustees adopted an operational budget of $15.4 million at an early morning meeting Wednesday with a projected deficit of $1,436,725.
That amount includes the general fund, food service and capital projects totaling $15,461,467. There is an additional debt service budget totaling $1.721,783.
All trustees were present except Todd McMurray, giving unanimous approval to the budget proposal.
The general operating budget includes instructional, administration, curriculum, plant maintenance and all aspects of the district. It totals $14,530,700, $441,594 higher than the 2015-16 amended budget.

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