NORTH PROVIDENCE – Mayor Charles Lombardi says the upcoming budget season will have many variables to consider, but his initial reaction to school officials’ saying they need more money from the town is that it’s not the case.

“My plan is to come up with a budget that will not reflect a tax increase once again,” he said, and though the schools are seeking just a 1 percent increase this year, well below the 4 percent maximum allowable, he said he doesn’t believe at this point, before additional talks are had, that any bump is needed.

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As is almost always the case,and long has been, with RI School Districts ...NEED vs. WANT!!!

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