Dundy County Stratton Schools
September 14, 2015 5:45 PM
Board of Education Tax Request Hearing
I. Call to Order and Notice of Open Meetings Act
Rationale

  1. The Board of Education reserves the right to enter into Closed/Executive Session for 1) the protection of the public interest or 2) the prevention of needless injury to the reputation of an individual, and the individual has not requested a public meeting. When making a motion to enter into Closed/Executive Session, the member making such a request should be as specific as possible keeping the previously listed stipulation in consideration.
  2. If the Board is in agreement, a motion may be to enter into Closed/Executive Session to 1) discuss a personnel matter or 2) for the prevention of needless injury to the reputation of the individual, or 3) to discuss litigation and for the protection of the public interest.
  3. Action Concerning Matters Discussed in Executive Session.

II. Roll Call
III. Consent Agenda
Recommended Motion

Motion to approve consent agenda as presented

Actions Taken

Motion Passed:  Motion to approve consent agenda as presented passed with a motion by Mr. Jason Frederick and a second by Mr. Kevin League.

Member Votes
Mr. Brad Baney Absent
Mr. Mike Blecha Yes
Mr. Jason Frederick Yes
Mrs. Amy Haines Yes
Mr. Kevin League Yes
Mr. Kent Lorens Yes
Mr. Mike Lutz Absent
Mrs. Sandy Noffsinger Yes
Mr. Shad Stamm Yes
III.A. Verification of publication and notice
Rationale

To verify that notice of the meeting was given by publication in the Benkelman Post, a legal newspaper for Dundy County Stratton and by written notice to each member of the board, the designated method of giving notice.

III.B. Approval of Agenda
Rationale

Approve the agenda of this meeting. The Board reserves the right to change the order of items within the agenda.

IV. Business Meeting
Rationale

Discuss, consider and take all necessary action regarding:

IV.A. Tax request
Rationale

Hearing for the purpose of hearing support, opposition, criticism, suggestions or observations of taxpayers relating to setting the final tax request at a different amount than the prior year tax request.

V. Adjournment