MANATEE -- Manatee County School Board members tonight unanimously approved delaying a vote on the school budget for the 2011-2012 school year.
Board members said additional savings could be made to protect jobs and the classrooms.
Nineteen people signed up to speak to board members about budget cuts. Many spoke on behalf of jobs that were recommended for the chopping block.
Board members unanimously approved postponing the vote on the budget to June 27, the next board meeting.