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Van-Far holds special meeting

Posted on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at 4:40 am

Indian-logoThe Van-Far R-I School Board met for a busy hour during a special meeting held last Tuesday in the District’s Conference Room.
During the meeting, the board passed a resolution to approve the bond issuance.
According to drafted meeting minutes, Brad Wegman and Holly Murphy, from L.J. Hart, provided information on the bond and a timeline of the process.
Board members then took some time to sign the bond paperwork.
As for the facility, Van-Far Superintendent Dr. Stephen Hunter said the District will utilize four people for four days in May and four days in August to move boxes and furniture to and from the gym.
WERDCC will also donate a crew for two days in May and August to help with the move and lunch will be provided.
There were RFQ’s for survey of the elementary parking lot.
Superintendent Dr. Hunter reported that five firms were solicited with two responses. Board members reviewed and scored both firms. ESS was approved as the survey firm.
Several resignation letters were also received and approved.
The list includes Stephanie Fischer (Vocational Ag. & FFA), R.J. Bachtold (Jr. High Assistant Football Coach), and Donald Aulbert (American History/PLATO).