Barnum sees some budget daylight
October 16, 2020
The Barnum school district got some good news recently, in a year that saw the small rural school district facing financial woes and then a pandemic.
In this case, however, two negatives made a positive. The fund balance for the Barnum school district should be around $450,000, the finance committee reported at the school board’s working meeting Tuesday, Oct. 6. Final figures will be presented to the board by the auditor at its monthly meeting Tuesday, Oct. 20, said superintendent Mike McNulty in a telephone interview this week.
“Fifty percent of the estimated savings was saved in trans...