For the first time since 1985, VSB trustees have voted against the proposed budget. Green Party trustee, Janet Fraser, was the deciding vote with the 4 Vision Vancouver trustees voting against and the 4 NPA trustees voting for the budget.
The vote puts the future of the board in question, as the province requires a balanced budget (by June 30) and could call for their dismissal. This is likely just the beginning of the parent support that will be needed ... get yourselves ready!
CBC news article
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