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Elkhart schools to ask public for input on bus schedules

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Elkhart Community Schools say they're strapped for cash. They blame tax cap legislation and they say something's got to give, so they're pushing for transportation cuts.

The district wants to hear what people in the community have to say before they make a final decision on the matter, so they're holding a series of public input meetings to get that feedback. The second meeting will take place Monday at Pierre Moran Middle School at 6 p.m. inside the cafeteria.

The school district recommends changing school start and end times. They also want to change up the elementary school boundaries. They say that combination will help cut down on the number of school busses running.

Transportation and budget officials will explain why they made the recommendations they did before asking attendees for input.

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