Lyons voters chose one new school board member and voted down their proposed spending plan.
Elected to fill the only empty seat on the Board of Education for a five-year term was Howard Albrect Jr. with 259 votes. Tallying 174 votes was Gehrig Lohrmann. Thomas Herendeen had 97; April Wilhelm, 64; and Crystal West, 45.
Voters said “no” to the proposed $18,924,096 school budget that included an increase of .94 percent. Tax levy with this spending plan was $4,355,046, an increase of 1.9 percent. Tax proposed tax rate was $19.24 per $1,000, an increase of .98 percent.
Options open to the district are to have a second vote or operate on a contingency budget.
Anticipated state aid is $11,643,105.