Daily "Recent Prince George's County News" updates were suspended in early March 2016. They were compiled primarily from retweets of news headlines. Those retweets continue, but in unformatted and unarchived form at PG-Politics-Briefs. To follow such headlines on a current basis, follow @pgpolitics on Twitter.

Friday, February 25, 2011

Recent Prince George's County News (25 Feb 2011)

Public Safety
2011 Maryland General Assembly
Government & Politics
  • Recent Prince George's County School Budget News (24 & 25 Feb 2011) http://is.gd/R9nqFh 
    • GreenbeltPatch PGC Board of Education adopted the $1.6 billion budget for the 2012 fiscal year, now it needs approval from the county: http://ow.ly/43AG0 
    • realpgcounty @pgcps approved @PGCPSHite's budget last night which called for deep cuts to most departments and spared most of the administration.
    • PrinceGeorgians Reading, other programs face sharp cuts in Prince George's http://t.co/RhRJhgi #pgcounty #princegeorges#maryland 
    • PGCTV I uploaded a YouTube video -- Save Camp Schimdt http://youtu.be/Ieh4MruD2kM?a 
    • pgcpsparents This is one of the most historical budget votes in the history of PGCPS took place last night, many feel betrayed by grand standing BOE 
      • 8-1 vote on one of the most historical budget votes in the history of PGCPS, what direction is the system headed, three years of cuts 
      • many voted for after stating could not vote for a budget that did not contain alternatives for Camp Schmidt, reading recovery and others but didvote for anyway
      • We encourage parents to stay alert continue to watch BOE meetings and stay connected to your BOE Rep
      • much to be concern with, no alternative to reading recovery, over 100 positions, only 43 Title 1 schools and not all need reading recovery
      • massive layoffs likely of reading recovery teachers  other
  • LaurelPatch Parent group opposes opening of a new #Laurel charter school at the Boys and Girls Club. http://patch.com/A-fwng .
Business, Transportation & Development
Local (Municipalities)

No comments:

Post a Comment