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Quinday, Fletcher Elected USD 407 BOE Leaders

USD 407 BOE 5-12-14The USD 407 Board of Education held its annual reorganization and organization Tuesday evening during its regular monthly meeting.

Jon Quinday was elected Board President and John Fletcher was elected Vice President.

In other action, Superintendent Dave Couch says the Board passed a resolution to increase the Local Option Budget from 31 percent to 33 percent.

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An increase of $130,000 to $150,000 is expected. In subsequent years, ballots will be mailed out to determine if the public wants to continue the funding.

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Also Tuesday, the Board approved a bid to repair the Ruppenthal Middle School elevator for just under $30,000.

CLICK HERE for the meeting minutes.

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