Proceedings – District #18 Board of Education

2012-2013 Budget Hearing and
Special Hearing to Set Final Tax Request
Distance Learning Room, EPS
September 12, 2012, 7:00 PM
President Laurie Waterbury called the 2012-2013 Budget Hearing to order at 7:00 PM.  Board members present were Laurie Waterbury, Stan Heithoff, and Steve Heithoff. Also present were Superintendent Dan Polk, Principal Adam Patrice, Dennis Morgan, Heidi Rethmeier, and Paula Jensen.  Kim Wells arrived at 7:07 p.m., Ryan Reestman arrived at 7:08 p.m., and Bob Hoefer arrived at 7:14 p.m.
Supt. Polk presented the Board with the 2012-2013 Budget.  The General Fund Request is $2,423,043.26 with a levy of 0.655000 and the Special Building Fund Request is $131,313.13 with a levy of 0.035500 which is a total tax asking of $2,554,356.39 with a total levy of 0.6905.  Waterbury encouraged questions or comments from the public and board members.  Waterbury closed the hearing at 7:15 PM.
President Waterbury opened the Special Hearing to Set the Final Tax Request at 7:15 PM.  The General Fund Levy Request is 0.655000 and the Special Building Request is 0.035500, for a total Levy Request of 0.690500.   Waterbury encouraged comments from the public and board members.  The hearing closed at 7:30 PM.
Respectfully submitted,
Kim Wells, Secretary
Paula Jensen, Recorder
-This is a draft copy and does not become official Elgin Public Board minutes until approved at the next regular or advertised meeting.
Publish: September 26, 2012