SPRINGBORO, Ohio (WDTN) - The Springboro School Board voted to ratify its contract with the teachers' union Tuesday evening.
The vote ends a long, contentious road to a new deal. The Springboro Education Association okayed the deal Monday night.
But, even the final ratification had some controversy.
The board also voted to put a renewal levy on the ballot, but at a reduced amount.
Voters approved a five year, nearly $9.3 million per year emergency renewal levy in March 2008.
The board voted Tuesday to ask for just over a $1-million dollars less when it approaches voters again in November.
That had some at the meeting upset because they believe the district could have given teachers more of their demands had it not reduced the levy.
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