Austin, TX, 78738, USA

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Enormous Amounts of Money Flow into the Bottomless Education Pit

“It’s now time to change course and become competitive in the field of education. Our future depends on it.”

This is NOT about the Need for a New High School

Let’s be clear. The need for a new High School, or at a minimum, more HS capacity is real, understood, and supported. Elementary School capacity will be needed – although there are some legitimate questions about whether rezoning could delay the development of one or both of the Elementary schools. The argument being taken is…
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Where are the Financial Controls??

Every area of the LTISD Bond 2018 history and Bond 2022 proposal that is reviewed only leads to more questions and more insight into improvements required. The June 30, 2012 “2018 Bond Program Summary” report published in the July 2022 BoardBook shows the Facilities Condition Assessment (FCA) Program has a $14.5M overrun from the original…
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Facebook 2022 LTISD Bond Information Page – Open Dialogue??

A Facebook Private Group page was created, with its stated purpose being “to share information and have open dialogue between the members of the Bond Advisory Committee and the community, about the upcoming 2022 LTISD Bond Package.” Questions have been raised, but not addressed, and this post was submitted Friday, July 29, 2022 before noon,…
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Community Impact Quotes Community Members!

Hurray for Community Impact, providing balanced reporting of Trustee comments, Administration comments, and community comments regarding the Bond decision! Find the article here: Link to Community Impact Article, Updated July 29 2022

Are the LTISD Trustees Open to Taxpayer Feedback?

Several community members spoke out at the July 20, 2022 Board of Trustee meeting asking that approval of the Long Range Facility Planning Committee recommendation be delayed. The Board of Trustees did vote later that night to defer their vote on the recommended propositions until August. Two days later, on Friday, July 22, 2022, I…
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