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Board of Education to decide on election timing

Original post made on Jan 12, 2011

The Palo Alto school board will decide Tuesday whether to follow the City Council in aligning its elections with county and state balloting in order to cut costs.

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Posted by jardins
a resident of Midtown
on Jan 12, 2011 at 4:50 pm

I myself can appreciate the view that the elections for the Board of Education should be at a time different from city or state elections, but given the financial realities of this era, I think that $57,000 should be saved by synchronizing the BoE's elections with those other elections. Voters surely are mature enough to carry a larger load of voting decisions due simultaneously.


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