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Jan. 23, 2012 Board Dialogue Meeting

2008 Bond Contingency Program Funds

The Board of Trustees approved the expenditure of approximately $16.1 million in remaining funds from the 2008 Bond Program. Of these funds, the district will use $10.7 million to make infrastructure improvements at 34 campuses. Another $5.4 million will be used for facility renovations associated with four 2012-13 Annual Academic and Facilities Recommendations approved by the Board in December 2011.

Board Dialogue Meeting

At the Board Dialogue Meeting, the Trustees considered criteria and naming of the New Early Childhood Center. The board is scheduled to take action on this item at the Jan. 30 Regular Board Meeting, at which time the new name will be announced.

The Board also discussed the construction and associated requirements of the district's new Performing Arts Center. The board previously approved the purchase of land for the new center at its April 25, 2011 meeting.

The Trustees will convene for the next Regular Board Meeting on Monday, Jan. 30.