Garwood residents have spoken. By a count of 357 to 353 the school budget has gotten a NO vote in Tuesday's election.
According to reports- the budget had come with 6 education staff cuts and a 4% tax increase for the borough.
Susan Groning, Brendan McDermott and John Sullivan won seats on the Board of Education.
Westfield, Cranford, Clark and other neighboring towns passed their school budgets. Other towns in the county like Berkeley Heights, New Providence, Fanwood-Scotch Plains, Kenilworth and Linden voted no like Garwood.
GARWOOD VOTES NO ON BUDGET