HLWW School District 2687 Board Minutes


March 3, 2008

HLWW Board Room

The March 3, 2008 School Board Work Session Meeting of the Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted ISD #2687 was called to order at 7:01pm by Chairman Schaible. After the Pledge of Allegiance, roll was taken with members present: Weber, Wiech, Weibel, Custer, Doering, Heuer, and Schaible. Also present were Superintendent George Ladd, and Board Secretary Marilyn Greeley.

Wiech motioned to approve the agenda; Custer seconded; passed unanimously.

(Item V) Kendell Kubasch asked to speak when the board discussed the upcoming levy.

(Item VI, Subd. A) Schaible asked each member to give their opinion on when the district should hold a public meeting to discuss the upcoming levy. The board discussed if they should have public meetings. The board unanimously agreed to conduct a public meeting on Tuesday March 18, 2008 from 6-8pm at the high school commons. The board also agreed to attend public meetings to inform the public of the upcoming levy.

Kubasch suggested having something run on the local cable channels.

The board discussed how to promote the upcoming levy. Kubasch suggested the board convey a sense of urgency.

Schaible asked the board to review the brochure. The board discussed minor changes.

Schaible also noted that the money from the levy will go to the school district.

The board discussed when to canvass the election results. Doering motioned to canvass the election results on April 10, 2008 at 5:00 pm.; Wiech seconded; passed unanimously.

Doering motioned to adjourn at 8:42pm; Weibel seconded; passed unanimously.

Respectfully submitted,

Charles Weber, Clerk