0167- PUBLIC PARTICIPATION IN BOARD MEETINGS
Date Created: October, 2007
Date Edited: October, 2007
The Board of Education recognizes the value of public comment on educational issues and the importance of allowing members of the public to express themselves on school matters of community interest.
In order to permit the fair and orderly expression of such comment, the Board shall provide a period for public comment at every regular monthly meeting of the Board and at work session meetings as permitted by the presiding officer.
Public participation shall be permitted only as indicated on the order of business in Board Bylaw No. 0164.
Public participation shall be extended to residents of this district, persons having a legitimate interest in the actions of this Board, persons representing groups in the community or school district, representatives of firms eligible to bid on materials or services solicited by the Board, and employees and pupils of this district, except when the issue addressed by the participant is subject to remediation by an alternate method provided for in policies or contracts of the Board.
Public participation shall be governed by the following rules:
Adopted: 15 October 2007