Howard County Executive Calvin Ball announced Thursday another proposed large payment toward the public school system’s health fund deficit. Ball said during a joint news conference with schools Superintendent Michael Martirano, Board of Education Chair Chao Wu and Howard County Education Association President Colleen Morris that his proposed fiscal 2022 operating budget includes $10 million for the district’s health and dental fund deficit. The announcement comes five months after the Howard County Public School System reported a total reduction of $20.5 million to the deficit in fiscal 2020.
Howard County Executive Calvin Ball announces $10 million proposed payment toward schools’ health fund deficit
April 16, 2021