Board focuses on student safety with facilities plan
Published 05/01/2009, Duluth News Tribune
As a School Board member, I’m honored every day that I was elected to make good decisions on the community’s behalf — even if decisions aren’t always easy to make. The long-range facilities plan is a great example. It would have been easy to keep every school open, to ignore critical repairs, and to tell another generation of students the political climate wasn’t quite ready to improve education. But rather than continue to delay needed investments in facilities, I am proud my board colleagues and I supported a bold plan to improve schools.Word count: 644
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