2009 FBISD Tax Hearing (On YouTube)
CLICK HERE FOR THE 2009 FBISD CONTROVERSIAL TAX HEARING (YES THEY ARE RAISING THEM AGAIN--see petition of over 500 district taxpayers asking for board accountability) --In case anyone missed it they raised the property tax rate again (4th time) in 2010 and more than likely will do so again in 2011 facing another projected 15-20 million dollar budget deficit, according to some media reports. ***NEW*** ..Petition TO STOP THE GSTC (Global Science Museum being planned at the district central office--near $30 million dollar project that superintendent Jenney is pushing): http://www.ipetitions.com/petition/stopthegcst/ (see update below on this apparently ending this project after 2 years)
Friday, March 11, 2011
Rumor has it....
CANDIDATES FOR THE BOT SEAT FROM THE WESTERN SIDE OF THE DISTRICT ARE FILING...
UPDATE 3-12-11: Update on one possible candidate from multiple sources....we have been informed that Kyle Brantley of Sugar Land will file for the west-side seat currently held by Susan Hohnbaum on Monday. --We wish both candidates the best of luck and will pick one to endorse very soon!
Just a quick note to those that have been e-mailing with regard to the potential candidates filing for the school board seat in the West. We have it on good authority that 3 are in the process of filing with 1 already completing the paperwork. The deadline to file is Monday by 5pm. We will release the names once this has been confirmed, but it is good news for those of you that have been asking!
Good Luck to all candidates and here is wishing you all a clean, fair run for these seats. FBW will be announcing endorsements during the week of early voting.
Stay informed and keep in touch!!!
Here are the candidate website links we have so far. All sites will be listed upon request or as we find them...:
Posted by responsible_dvlpmnt at 2:43 PM