Re: [wccusdtalk] Board Packets
You are welcome --- we do need to restart making paper copies available.
I respectfully disagree, however, with the rest of your conclusions. Wendy
Bergeren maintains an email list for notification of board meetings and
dissemination of board agendas. If you would like to get added to this list
email her at: wberggren@...
Michael Jung has done a terrific job in a very short time, building on the
great work done by Betty Buginas, to improve the district website. Many more
people are accessing board agendas and board packets than we were ever able
previously to reach by mail. This material is available instantly as soon as
it can be posted and remains available to look at until it is taken down.
There are ways that the current system could be improved and I bet Michael
is already working on some of those.
Mail is not perfect either. I know that you remember as well as I do the
days of board agendas and packets arriving in people's mailboxes after the
meeting had been held!
By the way, I just went on the district website and downloaded the July 13
packet without any problems. I emailed you a copy. If anyone else wants a
copy please email me and I'll send you one by return email (email me
directly as I am not always able to read my wccusdtalk folder on a daily
All the best,
President, Board of Trustees
> Thank you for responding to this problem. However, at this time I believe it
> would be wise to go back to the hard copy until this electronic problem is
> figured out. To continue leaving those of us that want to try and be
> involved in a situation where we have to go to the libraries, high schools
> or downtown to try and get information about the meetings because of the
> lack of resources both in people who understand how to get user friendly
> electronic media on the web to notification problems meaning the public
> needs to monitor every day the district web site to make sure a SPECIAL
> MEETING is not missed is to make it look like the District is not trying to
> be community friendly.
> There are questions I have about this weeks meeting and I cannot even get
> the information I need to be informed and it is a direct result of the
> District failing in it's ability to get the information out to the public.
>> From: Glen Price <glen@...>
>> Reply-To: firstname.lastname@example.org
>> To: Wendy Berggren <wberggren@...>
>> CC: wccusdtalk wccusdtalk <email@example.com>,
>> Subject: [wccusdtalk] Board Packets
>> Date: Sat, 09 Jul 2005 07:41:59 -0700
>> Good morning!
>> For a variety of reasons, we need to reinstate our practice of mailing
>> packets to interested parties (those that request them). While we have made
>> great strides with our website and making board materials available there,
>> not everyone who is interested in these items is able to access them
>> electronically. Our board policies also indicate that we will provide paper
>> packets to those that request them. Let¹s talk on Monday about how to make
>> this happen.
>> Many thanks.
>> Glen Price
>> President, Board of Trustees
>> email: glen@...
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