Learn more about the primary candidates for Davis County School Board District 3.
Ogden School Board of Education District 2 has three hopefuls and District 4 also has three contenders. In Weber School Board District 4, a businessman and a retired policeman will face the incumbent board member.
The 11 recommendations were split into three groups and categorizing based on the support each received in the commission.
The agenda seeks changes in education, criminal justice system and health and environment. It also pushes for community and economic development and support for black youth and seniors.
Zac Williams was hired to facilitate everything related to the bond initiative. He said members of the community will be able to stop by the Weber County Main Library, at 6 p.m. Tuesday to talk to district personnel and board members about what they believe is important to be included in the bond.
The $151 million budget keeps the tax rate at the same level as last year (0.008754). However, because it is higher than the anticipated certified tax rate of 0.008044, the school district will need to hold a truth-in-taxation hearing in August.
Emily Vause Oyler, 41, was appointed June 5 as executive director. She is replacing Chris Zimmerman, who retired in April after serving as executive director of the foundation for 11 years.
The school board approved unanimously Thursday night a $303,804,285 budget for the 2018-2019 fiscal year, which includes a salary raise effective next fiscal year, which starts July 1.
The school boards will also discuss and approve a finalized and adjusted budget for the current 2017-18 school year.