New Kent School Board meets Wednesday to set budget calendar, 2014 schedule

NEW KENT – The New Kent County School Board will holds its regular business meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 8, which will include updating meeting dates and times, as well as the budget calendar.

Starting at 7 p.m., the board will elect a chair and vice-chair, appoint a clerk and deputy clerk, establish its 2014 meeting dates, times, and locations.

Staff will also provide the New Kent School Board with a budget calendar update.

As proposed, the School Board will present its Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) to the Planning Commission on Jan. 21. The Planning Commission will then hold a public hearing on the CIP on Feb. 17.

County Administrator Rodney Hathaway will present the FY15 budget to the Board of Supervisors on March 10.

After a work session with the School Board, Supervisors will hold a public hearing on the FY15 budget on May 12 and adopt the budget on May 28. The School Board's budget will be adopted the following day, May 29.

Martin can be reached by phone at 804-885-0040.