Southern Fulton School District

3072 Great Cove Rd

Warfordsburg, PA 17267

 

 

Special Board Meeting Minutes – February 6, 2007

 

 

 

The Board of Directors of the Southern Fulton School District met for a special board meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 6, 2007, in the library of the high school at Warfordsburg.   The following members were present:

 

Allen Morton, Bill Whiteside, Edgar Yates, Kenny Wuertenberg, Patrick Bard and Dwight Bard.

 

Also present were Ralph R. Scott, superintendent; LuAnne Keebaugh, business manager; and Betty Feagley, board secretary.

 

Visitors present were:  Chanin Mountz from the Fulton County News and Danny Crouse,

 

1. The meeting was opened with prayer by Mr. Bill Whiteside and the Pledge of Allegiance led by Mr. Dwight Bard.

 

2.      There was no citizens’ participation. 

 

Richard Mosemann arrived at 7:02 p.m.

 

3.      A motion was made by Mr. Allen Morton and seconded by Mr. Patrick Bard to accept the Act 1Tax Study Commission recommendations.  Item # 1 was selected which reads as follows:

 

The Board, by majority consent, hereby accepts the recommendation of the Local Tax Study Commission made at the Board’s meeting of December 5, 2006 that the board place on the May 15, 2007 ballot for the approval of voters a .7% Earned Income and Net Profits tax.  The revenue generated from this tax shall be used primarily to fund homestead/farmstead exclusions for qualified homestead/farmstead property.

 

Richard Mosemann - yes    Edgar Yates – yes

Allen Morton – yes             Kenny Wuertenberg  – yes

Bill Whiteside - yes             Patrick Bard  –  yes

           Dwight Bard -  yes   

                                                     “ 7 ” yes “ 0 ” members no.  Motion carried.

 

 

4.      A motion was made by Mr. Allen Morton and seconded by Mr. Bill Whiteside to approve the proposed question that will appear on the May 15, 2007 ballot. 

 

Richard Mosemann - yes    Edgar Yates – yes

Allen Morton – yes             Kenny Wuertenberg  – yes

Bill Whiteside - yes             Patrick Bard  –  yes

           Dwight Bard -  yes   

                                                     “ 7 ” yes “ 0 ” members no.  Motion carried.

 

5.      A motion was made by Mr. Richard Mosemann and seconded by Mr. Bill Whiteside to authorize the Board Secretary to advertise the Board’s intent to adopt a resolution authorizing the question, the resolution assessing and levying a new income tax should the voters approve it and the date of the public hearing on the resolution. 

 

Richard Mosemann - yes    Edgar Yates – yes

Allen Morton – yes             Kenny Wuertenberg  – yes

Bill Whiteside - yes             Patrick Bard  –  yes

           Dwight Bard -  yes   

                                                     “ 7 ” yes “ 0 ” members no.  Motion carried.

 

6.      A motion was made by Mr. Allen Morton and seconded by Mr. Bill Whiteside to adjourn the meeting.  VOICE VOTE, All in Favor.  Motion carried. 

 

 The meeting adjourned at 7:05 p.m.