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Board Of Education Pledges To Work As A Team Moving Forward

November 6th, 2019 by WCBC Radio

In their first public meeting since Wayne Foote was removed from the board, the remaining four members of the Allegany County Board of Education on Tuesday, pledged to work as a team in a collaborative effort moving forward. The first ten months of the new board of education that took office in January has been has been anything but a team effort- as there have been heated debates, mutual accusations of ethical violations and a myriad of 3-2 split votes on any number of key issues. Board member Deb Frank was the first to address the détente reached by the board…


3 Responses to “Board Of Education Pledges To Work As A Team Moving Forward”

  1. November 06, 2019 at 9:16 am, mac said:

    Until now votes have been split 3 to 2, male vs female, boys against the girls, men vs women, however you want to describe it.
    Now every item on the agenda will be deadlocked by a 2/2 vote unless one individual votes in the other camp.
    This sudden agreement to work together is a admission that the disparity between the two camps is still in place but they will be forced to compromise in order to get any work done.
    It will be interesting to see what comes out of the new Board and whether this can continue when a 5th member is appointed. Based on past experience I doubt it.


  2. November 06, 2019 at 9:35 am, Mk said:

    The new guy will be aligned with the two battle axes so they will be happy. I feel sorry for their husbands. That is why their tunes are changing. They got their way…for now…until Foote runs again and wins.


  3. November 06, 2019 at 9:12 pm, Ed Dodrill said:

    Foote needs to go away.


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