- When: Columbia Borough school board meeting, Feb. 20.
- What happened: The board approved the Lancaster County Career & Technology Center's proposed budget for the 2020-21 school year. The district will contribute $488,700, up 14% from the current school year.
- Overview: Under its proposed budget, the career center projects revenues of $21.82 million, up 4.0% from this year and predicts $21.82 million in expenses, up 9.0% from the current year. A vast majority of the center's revenue — roughly 66.41% — comes from direct contributions from school districts that utilize its various educational services. A total of 16 districts will contribute more than $14 million to fund the center's daily operations.