District 233 school board members are reviewing a proposed $56.35 million budget. The board will act on the budget at its Sept. 17 meeting. The budget, for fiscal year July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020, shows a 5.48 percent drop from the $59.44 million budget of 2019. Property tax revenues are expected to be down approximately $3 million. District 233 taxpayers will give $36.62 million in support. Lawrence Cook, the district’s business manager, said the dip is due, in part, to tax appeals from major businesses. He said the owners can . . .