Tag Archives: School Facilities Financing Working Group

Senate committee focuses on debt equalization

The Senate Education Committee discussed two bills on school district debt equalization Tuesday. The first bill (SF 490) would provide that any portion of a school district’s eligible debt service revenue that exceeds 10 percent of the district’s adjusted net … Continue reading

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MSBA at the Capitol — MSBA supports School Facilities Financing Working Group recommendations

By Denise Dittrich, MSBA Associate Director of Government Relations Many of our school districts have been following and strongly supporting the School Facilities Financing Working Group recommendations. Sen. Kevin Dahle introduced two bills (SF75 and SF76) that capture Recommendations No. … Continue reading

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MSBA Delegate Assembly urges Legislature to enact Facilities Working Group recommendations

With a unified voice, school board members from the MSBA Delegate Assembly supported a resolution December 6 to urge the Legislature to enact the recommendations of the Facilities Funding Working Group convened by the Minnesota Department of Education in 2013. Many of … Continue reading

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School Facilities Financing Working Group — December 11 Meeting

By Denise Dittrich, MSBA Associate Director of Governmental Relations The School Facilities Financing Working Group meeting was productive. The working group is making positive progress towards recommendations to the Legislature. They adopted principals for Facilities Funding Reform Work Group as … Continue reading

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School Facilities Financing Work Group – September 16th

The second meeting of school facility work group started off with the nomination of task force chairs – Robert Indihar from Moose Lake Area Schools and Mark Bollinger from MPLS Public Schools were elected.  Al Fan joined the committee representing … Continue reading

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