Timeline for Brocton-Westfield merger announced

The Statutory Vote for the Proposed Centralization of the Brocton and Westfield school districts has been ordered by the New York State Commissioner of Education to occur on Wednesday, Oct. 9.

The Westfield Board of Education will be providing centralization updates at its regular board meeting on Monday, Sept. 23 at 7 p.m. in the auditorium.

The Brocton Board of Education will offer an update as part of its regular meeting on Wednesday, Sept. 25 at 7 p.m. in the auditorium.

An informational presentation is planned for both communities on Wednesday, Oct. 2 at 7 p.m. in the Westfield Academy and Central School Auditorium.

Residents of each community will be receiving mailed information on the proposed centralization as well in the coming days outlining voter criteria as well as details about the proposed centralization.