Kent School District hosts budget public hearing continuation Friday

  • Friday, August 24, 2018 8:03am
  • News

The Kent School Board continues its work on the 2018-19 budget with a special session and public testimony period at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 24 in the district’s board room, 12033 SE 256th St.

The hearing was added to ensure that school can start on time and the school board can adopt a budget before the state deadline of Aug. 31. Public comment will be accepted.

The school board turned down the proposed budget at its meeting Wednesday night.


Talk to us

Please share your story tips by emailing editor@kentreporter.com.

To share your opinion for publication, submit a letter through our website https://www.kentreporter.com/submit-letter/. Include your name, address and daytime phone number. (We’ll only publish your name and hometown.) Please keep letters to 300 words or less.

More in News

The accesso ShoWare Center in Kent, 625 W. James St. FILE PHOTO
National Guard using ShoWare Center in Kent for lodging, staging

About 200 members, 70 police vehicles use arena to respond to regional incidents

King County could be in Phase 2 in two weeks

The county is also hoping the state lets them reopen several businesses by Friday.

Kent School District superintendent releases message about George Floyd’s death, protests

‘Many of us, no matter our age, race, gender, or creed are grieving’

Looters break into 26 Tukwila businesses Sunday night; 9 arrests made

‘What happened in Tukwila was not a protest, it was coordinated looting,’ police say

South King County area police respond to Seattle protests

The responding officers are members of the multi-agency Valley Civil Disturbance Unit, officials say.

Kabal Gill, owner of East India Grill in Federal Way, wears gloves to hand over take-out orders at his restaurant on March 23. File photo
New guidelines for Phase 2 reopenings in King County

All workers will need to wear masks as restaurants, retail shops and other businesses reopen.

This undated file photo provided by U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows CDC’s laboratory test kit for the new coronavirus. Courtesy photo
Inslee wants nursing home residents and staff tested by June 12

Governor says state will pay for test kits and personal protective equipment.

Kent man injured in high-speed crash

Single-car wreck along South 212th Street

Most Read