The Facilities Committee meets on the first Tuesday of every month (except July). At the Facilities Committee meetings, two board members who have been appointed co-chairs of the committee lead the meeting. The meeting ordinarily provides information on a topic of interest which is generated in collaboration with the committee co-chairs. The presentations from these meetings for the past year are posted below.
Most Recent Facilities Committee Meeting
With co-chair Charles Burdell-Williams presiding, the Facilities Committee met on Tuesday, Sept. 9 in person and via video conferencing. Regarding the high school, there was an update for the fire alarm system and its fine tuning. There was also a slide on the repairs made by Always Safe Sidewalks under the bus overhang at the rear of the high school. A slide showed the watering of the athletic fields, promoting a healthy playing surface for our student-athletes. The next slide showed the difference LED lighting makes at CHS. The following slide showed the school district’s continuing efforts regarding sustainability. CSD has diverted 175k bottles from landfills thanks to the use of the bottle-filling stations in the high school. Facilities director Timothy Holman continued, showing multiple slides of the building upgrades at Elkins Park School. FMX is the district’s new work order system, which will save the district money overall due to the savings in building usage. The next facilities meeting is Tuesday, Oct. 3 at 7 p.m. Video>