Ilion, Mohawk & Herkimer voters approve first merger
Herkimer, Ilion and Mohawk residents
approved the proposed three-school merger advisory referendum on Wednesday, Sept. 12.
Following are the results by district:
With voter approval of the advisory referendum, the
merger process moves on to a second vote—the statutory referendum or
"binding vote" on Thursday, Oct. 18.
Residents will again be asked if the three
districts should merge into a single district. They will also vote on
two other questions:
If the merger proposal is approved by all three
Should the new board of education be made up of
five, seven, or nine member?
Should board members serve three, four, or five