Please note: On April 11th, the Tolland Town Council voted to rescind the Budget as approved March 30, 2017 and to suspend the budget process until more reliable information is available from the state. Since then there have been two budget proposals, the most recent is the Revised Budget Proposal of August 2, 2017 listed in the updates below.

Section I. Submit a Budget Question
1. Submit a Budget Question

Section II. View the Budget FAQ and supporting documents
1. View the Budget Frequently Asked Questions document

2. Revised Budget Proposal - Board of Education Response FAQ
For context see the
BOE Response to the TM Revised Budget Proposal of August 2, 2017

3. 8-15-2017 FAQ update for questions submitted online

Section III. Community Budget Workshops

Location  or Information                                                                                             
October 5, 2016 
* Power Point    Presentation
 Group Poster 1
 Group Poster 2
 Group Poster 3 
November 16, 2016

Poster 1
Poster 2
Poster 3
Poster 4
Poster 5

January 9, 2017 
 7:00 pm - Tolland High School Library
January 9, 2017 Power Point Presentation
January 18, 2017
 7:00 pm - Tolland High School Library
 Superintendent Proposed Budget presented - click here for budget

Personnel changes:

Reductions are

  1. Heath Teacher  (TIS)
  1. Science Teacher  (THS)
  1. Custodian THS (one of the daytime)
  1. Secretary THS


  1. Math Interventionist @ 60k, 20k for insurance

.2 Special Education

Net decrease -.8%

February 15, 2017
 7:00 pm - Tolland High School Library

Discussed FY 2017- 2018 BOE Adopted Budget

 July 12, 2017  Tolland Public Library Representative Tim Ackert in attendance. Report from Representative Ackert, information presented from the superintendent.

Click here for Superintendent Information on Budget Impacts 
July 26, 2017

Board of Education Meeting

Board of Education meeting occurred. The state budget situation and impact, Town Council reduction plan, and $3,026,800 additional recommended reduction to the BOE budget was discussed. The impact of reductions on the schools was discussed, equating to about 35 – 40 positions.

July 29, 2017 
Budget Update

Budget Update

Click HERE to download the July 29, 2017 Budget Update.

This update provides information that may be useful for the Joint Town Council/Board of Education meeting to be held Monday, July 31, 2017 at 7:00 PM in Tolland High School (Library or Auditorium depending on audience size). 

Supporting documents:
Click here for GASB Fund Balance User Perspective
Click here for GASB Fund Balance Reporting

July 31, 2017

Budget Update and reminder

CLICK HERE to download a reminder of Town Council and Board of Education meeting and Superintendent statement on budget.


LEAP Program Flier

While I will be providing additional information next week, this LEAP program flier may help provide some info for those interested. 


Budget Update Materials

1. Click here to Download the Town Manager's Revised Budget Proposal - August 2, 2017

2. Click here for the Board of Education recommended changes to the Revised Budget Proposal

 8/13/2017  RBP BOE Response FAQ Click here to see the Revised Budget Proposal - Board of Education Response FAQ - updated 8.13.2017

Update on Budget Numbers

Updated FAQ 

The Chronology of the Budget Numbers based on the Town Manager's Revised Budget Request of 8-2-2017 (Click Here)

An updated FAQ file from budget questions received within the last few days (Click here)

  Resource Revisions-State of CT
Municipal Aid Press Summary
ECS Cuts for Tolland


BOE Budget Reduction Sheet

BOE Budget reductions to $38,340,608.00.


BOE Budget Links

BOE Budget Links

Section IV. Timelines and Schedules

1. Timeline for Preparation 2017 - 2018 Budget
2. 2017 - 2018 Budget Schedule
3. 2018-2019 Budget Schedule

Superintendent/Board of Education

Budget Workshops – 7:30 pm at THS

October 18, 2017 - Cancelled

November 15, 2017

December 20, 2017

January 17, 2018

January 31, 2018

Section V. Proposed and Adopted BOE Budgets

1. FY2017 - 2018 Superintendent Proposed Budget (January 11, 2017)

2. FY 2017- 2018 BOE Adopted Budget (February 8, 2017)

Section VI. Prior Year Budget Information