UnifiEd sent an open letter last week to the school board and superintendent calling for them to initiate an audit and create a multi-year capital plan to ensure the recently approved $100 million of new capital funding from the county is spent wisely, efficiently, and achieves equitable distribution based on need rather than politics. We believe an audit and capital plan are necessary to restore and maintain the public’s confidence that our tax dollars are well spent. Read the full letter here >
We, as residents of Hamilton County, call for the Hamilton County Board of Education and superintendent of schools to initiate a comprehensive assessment of facility needs to ensure our tax dollars are well spent. We further call for the board to work with the Hamilton County Commission to develop a multi-year capital plan that finds efficiencies and cost savings that can be reinvested into classrooms to better support our community's students.