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BOCES Daycare Shutting Down

BINGHAMTON -- After 24 years, it looks like the Boces Daycare Service will be closing, but there is a possibility that the program could remain in service. Some parents are offering to pay more to keep the program going.

While District Superintendent Allen Buyck did not anticipate the parents' willingess to pay an increased rate, he said more might be needed to keep the daycare afloat.

"I'm not sure we could increase the rate enough to cover the entire deficit but I think it's something we have to look at to see what we could do with that. What other actions could we take, could we possibly extend the decision to close at this point? I don't know the answer to that, but it is something I'm going to consider very deeply over the next couple days," said Buyck.

The daycare program is still in service, but it could close as early as July 1.


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