The Agenda: Schools budget updated; Planning Board canceled

The Agenda: Schools budget updated; Planning Board canceled

Michele Ellson

For the week of August 12, 2013

Planning Board

The Planning Board meeting scheduled for Monday, August 12 has been canceled. The board will hold a special meeting on August 21, and its next regular meeting is scheduled for August 26.

More information: Additional information is available on the city’s agenda and meeting minutes page.

Board of Education

The Board of Education holds a public meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, August 13 in council chambers on the third floor of City Hall, 2263 Santa Clara Avenue.

On the agenda: The board will discuss a budget update, long-term planning options for the district’s facilities, and options for legal counsel for the district. At a closed session that begins at 5 p.m., the board is set to discuss the superintendent’s contract, legal cases, negotiations for a joint use agreement with the city for the district’s high school pools, an exchange agreement for the district’s old Island High property and property at Alameda Point, and labor negotiations. Any actions taken in closed session are reported during the open meeting.

More information: An agenda and materials for the meeting are available via the district’s website; the meeting will also be broadcast live on Comcast cable channel 15, and AT&T cable channel 99, and a video of the meeting will be made available on the district’s website.