Tuesday, 19 June 2018
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
 
MSC News National Headlines U.S Health Tech Talk World Business Sports Top Headlines
Falls City School Board Budget Hearing Scheduled
07/14/2016

(KLZA)-- The Falls City Board of Education has set public hearings for the budget and property tax request for the next fiscal year for September 12 at 7 p-m. 

Superintendent Tim Heckenlively told MSC News he anticipates from the preliminary budget numbers, the property tax levy increase should be lower than it has been in recent years. While that is good news, Heckenlively says most farmers he has talked with indicate their property valuations increased.

In other business the Board approved a 3.6-percent wage increase for classified employees for the 2016-17 school year. 

Heckenlively also updated Board members on summer maintenance projects, noting the ag shop roof project is completed with the new LED lighting installed in the ag and welding shop.  

Heckenlively also noted that many Nebraska superintendents received a public records request from the ACLU of Nebraska.  The organization is doing a statewide survey of school practices related to sex education and pregnant or parenting students. District 56 has responded to the request after legal counsel said they believe it to be a valid public records request requiring a prompt response.  

© Many Signals Communications
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.


RELATED STORIES
Falls City School Board Vacancy Filled
"Sniffer Dog" Policy Moves Forward
Falls City School Board Approves Contracts
Bleacher Replacement Project Approved
Settlement Announced by Falls City School Supt
SECC Program Explained to Falls City School Board
Falls City School Board Accepts Audit
Falls City School Board Approves Personnel Moves
Falls City School District Receives Funds
Falls City School Board Approves New Hires
Click Here For All Stories

MOST VIEWED STORIES
Police: Puppy stabbed, roommate punched, during disturbance
Drugs, weapons, cash, seized in raids
One killed in Brown Co wreck, three injured
DNA testing closes two-year Atchison probe
Child dies, one charged, after shooting
2nd KS sheriff's deputy dies after shooting
Weekend attack sends woman to jail
Two arrested following altercation at Sabetha Lake
One injured in Atchison Co wreck
Two accused in Falls City vehicle thefts
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Falls City Council moves burn ban proposal forward
Flood warning issued along Missouri River
Horton Admin out following Commission vote
Prison sentences in Holton theft case
USD 115 hires CMAR for possible building projects
Stop signs stopped with Commission action
Holton man sentenced on child sex charges
" Take Back Our Community" meeting set in Falls City
Day 6, Kansas Wheat Harvest Report
Hiawatha Mayor Shamburg presides over final meeting
Click Here For All Stories

©2018 MSC News
Hiawatha, Ks 66434
EEO Public Report


Powered by Radio Media Group