Anamosa Community School District

Special Meeting

December 12, 2011

 

 

 

The Anamosa Board of Education met in special session on December 12, 2011, at 6:30 p.m., in the high school library.  Members present:  McKean, Kilburg, Riniker and Lambertsen.  Directors Crump, Sellnau and Tiedt were absent.

 

The public hearing regarding whole grade sharing with Olin Consolidated Schools was held at 6:30 p.m.

The hearing was closed at 6:36 p.m., after a discussion about possible transportation issues were discussed by those in attendance.

 

Meeting was called to order at 6:37 p.m. by Board Secretary Don Folkerts.

 

Motion by Kilburg, seconded by Riniker naming Connie McKean president pro-tem for this meeting due to the fact that both the president and vice-president were not in attendance.  Motion carried 4-0.

 

Motion by Riniker, seconded by Kilburg to adopt the agenda, as printed.  Motion carried 4-0.

 

Motion by Lambertsen, seconded by Riniker approve the Graybill bid for radio equipment in the amount of $14,398.31 after the rebate.  Motion carried 4-0.

 

Motion by Lambertsen, seconded by Riniker to approve the purchase of a 84-passenger transit style bus from School Bus Sales/BlueBird with Air Ride at a cost of $96,919.00.  Motion carried 4-0.

 

A workshop was held at this time reviewing school bonding procedures presented by Larry Sigel, Iowa School Finance Information Services and Travis Squires, Piper Jaffray & Co, a public finance consulting

firm.

 

Motion by Kilburg, seconded by Riniker to adjourn at 8:26 p.m.  Motion carried 4-0.

 

 

 

 

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President Pro-Tem

 

 

 

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Secretary