Barrington Bulletin

The most complete and most convenient source for news and information about the borough of Barrington, N.J.

Barrington budget to hike taxes about $80 for owner of average home in borough

The 2013 budget approved by Barrington Borough Council this week calls for a tax increase that amounts to $79.50 for the year for the owner of a home assessed at … Continue reading

May 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

Barrington budget: Line-by-line decision process Saturday

Barrington Borough Council will spend much of Saturday afternoon going over every line of the proposed budget to seek ways to be more efficient with tax dollars — and you’re … Continue reading

April 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

School board discusses 2013-2014 class schedule, lower-than-expected kingergarten registration

The Barrington School District Board of Education this week reviewed the proposed calendar for the upcoming school year, heard about kindergarten registration and funds coming from the state, honored the … Continue reading

March 13, 2013 · 1 Comment

School board OK’s preliminary budget including security upgrades, gym improvements, more

The Barrington School District Board of Education agreed Wednesday night to send the 2013-2014 budget to the Camden County Board of Education for approval before presenting it to the community … Continue reading

March 7, 2013 · 3 Comments

Haddon Heights school budget: Tax hikes; 11 jobs to be cut

“For the second year in a row, the Haddon Heights ¬†School District faces a budget deficit. This year’s – about $850,000 – is largely due to having fewer tuition-paying students … Continue reading

April 16, 2012 · 1 Comment

Property tax hike: Barrington council OKs budget with maximum allowable tax increase

Barrington Borough Council has approved its 2012 budget calling for $4,891,017.35 to be raised by taxation for municipal purposes — the exact amount also listed as the maximum allowable amount … Continue reading

April 16, 2012 · 1 Comment

Barrington schools budget: A breakdown of spending

A closer look at some of the biggest items from the $13,067,805 spending plan approved last week: — $3,580,200 sent to Haddon Heights High School as tuition for 260 regular … Continue reading

April 2, 2012 · 2 Comments

New funds for activities, technology OK’d by school board; no tax hike in budget

Funding that had been eliminated for extracurricular activities will be back in the 2012-2013 Barrington school budget approved Thursday night. The spending plan also includes money to continue full-day kindergarten … Continue reading

March 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

Barrington schools budget presentation tonight; only chance to voice opinions

The Barrington School District Board of Education will present its 2012-2013 spending plan to the public at 7 tonight at the Art Room in Avon School. Under the provisions of … Continue reading

March 29, 2012 · Leave a comment