August 19, 2011

Minutes of the Savannah R-III School Board of Education
Central Office Meeting Room
Tax Rate Hearing - 8:00 AM
August 19, 2011

Tax Rate Hearing Minutes

I.                   President Debbie Smith called the Tax Rate Hearing to order at 8:08 AM.


Board members present:  Debbie Smith, President; Kelly Houston, Vice President; Susan Garrison, Dr. Ken Rosenauer, Mark Schneeflock, Jim Vega


Board members absent:  Dr. Mike Kozminski


Others present:  Dr. David Brax, Superintendent; Dr. Tim Mattson, Assistant Superintendent; and Janna Wuest, Secretary.


II.                Summary of the tax rate hearing was reviewed by Dr. Brax, Superintendent. Recommended tax rate for 2011-2012 is $3.9652.


III.             President Smith called for public comments – no one addressed the Board.


IV.             Mr. Schneeflock made the motion to establish the 2011- 2012 tax rate of $3.9652.  Mr. Houston seconded the motion.  Motion passed with a 6 – 0 vote. 


V.                Mr. Schneeflock made the motion to adjourn to the Board Tour.  Mr. Houston seconded the motion.  All in favor with a 6 – 0 vote.  TIME:  8:14



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Debbie Smith, Board President                                              Janna Wuest, Board Secretary