Archive TUSD Governing Board

11 Jun
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REFORM OF THE AGENDA PROCESS

For years Mark fought to reform the TUSD board’s unusual committee-led agenda process, which almost certainly led to violations of the Open Meeting Law. The 2012 board fixed the problem by a 3-2 vote, but the current board recreated it in ...

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28 May
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TRANSPARENCY OF BOARD MEETINGS AND PROCESSES

Mark has promoted greater transparency in the Governing Board’s operations. 1)         Mark advocated for videostreaming of board meetings for several years, before the board finally agreed in 2011 (a 4-1 vote). Videostreaming started in early 2012, and those recordings ...

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28 May
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ENDING QUESTIONABLE LAND TRADES AND DEVELOPMENT DEALS

In 2008, the Board voted 4-1 for the land swap that secured the parcel on which the new McCorkle school sits. TUSD’s site selection committee had recommended a different site, and Mark had many concerns about the transaction. The Board ...

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