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School board considers fund balance minimum followed within a determined time frame to bring the fund balance back up to the 3 percent minimum. Board member Dan Castimore said he is concerned if the board establishes a range for the fund balance, it will send the wrong message to the...
School pool fees may go up

...said Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones. "The pools are losing a substantial amount."Board of Education member Dan Castimore said at this point it is almost a requirement that the fees are increased. However, no one is sure by how much...
Kenai funds flowers, raises and fresh tech in new budget

...year 2016 budget dedicated to microphones. In response to council's questions, City Information Technology Manager Dan Castimore elaborated on the items. He said the prospective power stations resembled those presently in the Kenai Peninsula Borough...
School board postpones approving Six-Year Plan properly review the document, having received copies the day they were asked to approve it, said board member Dan Castimore. He said his biggest concern with moving the plan forward was that it lacked any plans for addressing the poor structural...
School board stays out of grocery tax debate

...wouldn't support a tax like this," Hohl said. "I feel desperate about finding school funding." School board member Dan Castimore said his concern is that boosting the borough's revenues does not guarantee an increase in funding for the school...
KPBSD keeps biased book

...immediately removed from instruction, it would cost the school district roughly $80,000 to replace it, said board member Dan Castimore. In addition, he said it would take time for the review committee to find replacement material. The disruption to...
Dusek to take reins as interim superintendent

...president, and Sunni Hilts was elected to serve as vice president. Penny Valda was re-elected as board clerk and Dan Castimore will be taking the position of treasurer, previously held by Lynn Hohl who turned down the nomination for re-election...
School pool discussion makes waves

...or consider having school personnel - who currently use the facilities free of charge - pay as well. Board member Dan Castimore said the schools that had pools got more money than those without and the pools were draining resources that could...
Board bumps a new schools for K-Selo to No. 1

...But we can't build a school without help so definitely moving it to the top priority was important."Board member Dan Castimore said he didn't support the shuffle because it ranked the new school above asbestos removal at Kenai Middle and it...
School board starts budget process with question marks

...right now, Arness said. That isn't much, but that is common for this time of year, he said. School board member Dan Castimore expressed his frustrations about the process. "There is no point (in starting the budget process) because everything...


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