Small-district penalty dropped from the education bill


FALLS VILLAGE — A meeting with state Rep. Roberta Willis (D-64) and state Sen. Andrew Roraback (R-30) about education reform proposals was a little anti-climactic.

The meeting Tuesday, March 27, with the legislators and about 40 citizens was held at Housatonic Valley Regional High School, and was supposed to focus on an item in Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s education reform proposal that would have penalized school districts with under 1,000 students as part of an effort to promote regionalization.

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