Meeker school board rejects charter school; OK’s owner’s representative and $179K fee for building project

MEEKER — In one of the significant decisions school board members handled over a series of meetings, they approved the basic design and construction contract for the new elementary school.

Turner decides not to serve on two boards; resigns his school board seat

MEEKER — Kai Turner is going off one board, but he will soon be joining another one.

Meeker board gets different view of construction

MEEKER — Meeker school board members last Tuesday received a very strong lesson in construction and construction management in advance of the vote for two bond issues that could help the district build a new elementary school.

Mary Strang on the bond initiative:

A conversation with Meeker School Board President Mary Strang:

Meeker board considers construction manager for new elementary school

MEEKER — As if planning a new elementary school, getting a $24 million bond issue passed, and taking care of regular business wasn’t enough, the Meeker Re-1 School Board may be about to hire a construction manager.

Meeker School Board places pair of bond issues on Nov. 4 ballot

MEEKER — Board members of the Meeker School District recently approved the two bond measures required to go ahead with construction of a new elementary school. The bond measures on the Nov. 4 general election ballot will raise about $24 million for the new school and improvements to the middle and high schools. Costs of […]

School board prepping $24M bond issue

MEEKER — Meeker Re-1 School District Board members Tuesday fine-tuned the language in the November bond issue that would raise $24 million to build a new elementary school.

Turner unsure whether he’ll serve on both boards

Newly elected county commissioner is member of Meeker School Board RBC — Kai Turner hasn’t made up his mind whether to do both — serve on the Meeker Board of Education and the Rio Blanco County Commission at the same time. But, apparently, there’s no law preventing him from doing it.

Board to decide on site for possible new school

MEEKER — The Meeker School District is moving forward with its planning process for a bond issue that will be presented to the voters this November.