[Historical: On Thursday, May 17th, the Superintendent and COO provided an overview of their planning for the upcoming SPLOST IV program. Below are links to the documents that were presented to the Board.]
In addition, on Monday, at the monthly board meeting, after some confusion over mismatched documents, the board finally voted to approve the project list in priority order below:
SPLOST IV Sequence List in Start Date Chronological Order
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: DCSD Communications Office
DCSD Announces 12-Person Citizen’s SPLOST Oversight Committee
The committee will provide input on SPLOST-funded construction projects
October 17, 2012 – In June 2012, the DeKalb County School District (DCSD) invited members of the public to volunteer their services for a 12-member Citizen’s SPLOST Oversight Committee. The advisory committee will hold its first meeting in the upcoming weeks to begin providing citizen review of the voter-approved SPLOST project list.
The SPLOST Oversight Committee members have a wealth of experience in accounting, architecture, auditing, construction, engineering, finance, K-12 education, legal, planning, project management and real estate.
The SPLOST Oversight Committee is Christine Avers, Paul Baisier, Cathy Blakeney, Wyvern Budram, Narwanna D. el-Shabazz, B.R. “Billy Ray” Jones, Kimberly Mitchell, Kirk A. Nooks, Charles Rogers, Kerry Williams, A. E. “Gene” Wise and Delilah Wynn-Brown.
To read the individual member’s bios, click this link:
We are grateful to see a rock-solid group of quality DeKalb individuals serving on this critical committee. We hope they are not only granted the access they will need to monitor the SPLOST IV projects, but that their advice will be respected and heeded. They are a good and worthy team and we thank them in advance for their service!