The State's fiscal woes come home to Garwood, leaving local officials scrambling for answers.
State aid freeze leaves Garwood $11,000 short for the school year
By Leslie Murray
February 20, 2010, 8:00AM
GARWOOD — A cut in state funding has the school district of Garwood about $11,000 short of what is needed to run the district until the end of the school year, board members said.
Offering a snapshot of the district’s financial outlook, Board of Education member Susan Groening and School Business Administrator William Muzzio said the decision by Gov. Chris Christie to freeze state aid for all school districts put Garwood in the hole.