Tag Archives: Sequestration

1048 Stafford Road is site for local Head Start Program.

Tiverton Head Start survives sequestration, for now

Tiverton Head Start survives sequestration, for now

TIVERTON — The Head Start program in Tiverton got lucky, for the time being at least. Sequestration cuts at the federal level will not cause cuts in funding, or a reduction of staff or in children served at the Tiverton Head Start program site of the East Bay Community Action Program (EBCAP) at 1048 Stafford

Tiverton schools dodge sequester cuts

TIVERTON — National policy and politics hit close to home last week as the Congressionally imposed $85 billion in sequestration cuts nationwide threatened to cut federal funding for three programs in Tiverton schools. After heated debate, however, and following back-to-back meetings last Wednesday and Thursday, the Tiverton Budget Committee decided not to impose the cuts