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Where we live: Elma/Marilla/Wales

Elma/Marilla/Wales

The Iroquois board of education has set its senior citizens tax exemption base for the 2015-16 school year.

Superintendent Douglas Scofield said the levels remain unchanged form the current academic year.

Seniors with an annual income of up to $21,500 may receive a 50 percent exemption.

The exemption is 45 percent for seniors who earn more than $21,500 but less than $22,500; 40 percent for those who earn more than $22,500 but less than $23,500 and 35 percent for seniors earning more than $23,500 but less than $24,500.

Exemptions continue to drop by 5 percent for each additional $900 in income, capped at 5 percent for income more than $29,000 but less than $29,900/

This week:

• Elma’s Conservation Board meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday in Town Hall, 1600 Bowen Road.

• A work session of the Marilla Town Board will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the upper meeting room at Town Hall, 1720 Two Rod Road.

• A Wales Town Board work session begins at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Community Center, 12345 Big Tree Road.

• The Iroquois School Board conducts a budget work session at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Middle School auditorium, 2111 Girdle Road, Elma.

• The Elma Town Board meets at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Town Hall, 1600 Bowen Road.

• The Iroquois high school band performs a concert in the high school auditorium, 2111 Girdle Road, Elma, at 7:30 p.m.

• A meeting of Elma’s Multiple Dwelling Design Guidelines Committee begins at 8 p.m. Wednesday in Town Hall.