Consolidating school systems
We can only hope." Some of those in attendance took exception afterward to what they suggested was a decidedly negative and one-sided presentation on the prospects for regionalization.
"In this kind of operation, there's going to be winners or losers, and the people who are going to be the losers aren't going to vote yes." Among the other issues entailed are the apportionment of operating costs and debt among communities in a newly formed regional district.
SPARTA -- Reaction to Wednesday night's forum on school district regionalization appears to span the gamut from those who found it insightful and helpful to others who feel it painted a decidedly negative picture of the prospects for consolidating local districts.