By Ivan Raconteur
LESTER PRAIRIE, MN Lester Prairie School Board approved a revised budget for 2015-16 during its April 25 meeting.
Revenues increased $118,552, from $4,744,800 in the preliminary budget approved in June 2015 to $4,863,352.
Expenditures increased $20,128, from $4,944,438 to $4,964,566.
Under the revised budget, expenditures exceed revenues by $101,214.
Mowing contract approved
The board considered three bids for mowing services.
They were from Andy’s Lawn & Snow (Lester Prairie), $3,299 per season; Mathews Lawn Service (Lester Prairie), $3,600 per season; and Honey-Do Lawn Services (Glencoe), $2,860 per season.
The board awarded the bid to Andy’s Lawn & Snow, noting this was the lowest bid from a Lester Prairie business.