Monthly Archives: June 2012

County Commission files suit to stop the vote

The Shelby County Commission has filed a petition to stop the school referendums on August 2. See video report from WREG below. You can download the petition and the associated third party compliant (which explains what the County Commission hopes … Continue reading

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City of Bartlett flyer explores school referendums

The City of Bartlett has produced a flyer explaining the referendums that will be on the August 2 ballot. The flyer shows the big picture of what a Yes vote means, breaks down the cost of a Bartlett municipal school … Continue reading

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Assuming no cost for school buildings

Leaders from the City of Bartlett and other municipalities continue to be asked why they expect to acquire the school buildings at no cost. Bartlett Mayor Keith McDonald, along with Germantown Mayor Sharon Goldsworthy, was asked about the cost of … Continue reading

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Bartlett political sign ordinance

As we await the arrival of our yard signs, it seems appropriate for us to consult the City of Bartlett’s political sign ordinance. We will certainly make every attempt to fully comply with this ordinance and encourage our supporters to … Continue reading

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Better Bartlett Schools Mixer

The Committee for Better Bartlett Schools invites you to join us for a mixer this Thursday at Fresh Slices. Mix and mingle with elected officials and other friends of Better Bartlett Schools on Thursday, June 14, between 5:30 and 7:30 … Continue reading

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Ritz holds town hall on Bartlett schools

Shelby County Commissioner Mike Ritz held a town hall near Bartlett Thursday, his first, to present his estimate of the cost for Bartlett municipal schools. The presentation covered the same speculation and numbers found in his fiscal issues analysis and … Continue reading

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