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New public notices published in the issue of Oct 1, 2012

CITY OF LORETTOHENNEPIN COUNTY, MINNESOTANOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that on Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. (or as soon after as time permits), at Loretto City Hall, 279 Medina St. N., Suite 260, Loretto, Minnesota, the City Council of Loretto will hold a public hearing to consider the rezoning of the following property from R1, Residential to P, Public:
PID: 06-118-23-31-0031
Persons wishing to comment should appear at the hearing or address their written comments to the City of Loretto. If you would like further information regarding the above described matter please contact myself at 763-479-4305 in advance of the meeting.
Cindy Patnode, City Clerk
Published in the Delano Herald Journal Oct. 1, 2012.

MINUTESSpecial Meeting of the Board of EducationIndependent School District 879, Delano Public Schools
The special meeting of the Board of Education of Independent School District 879, Delano, Minnesota, was held on Monday, September 17, 2012, in the Delano High School Conference Room. The meeting was called to order by the chair at 5:31 p.m. with the following members in attendance: Johnson, Milano, Baker, Seguin, Brasket and Black. Absent: Durick.
First Reading of Policy 707 Transportation of Public School Students (approved unanimously)
Superintendent recommended a change to the policy in order to accommodate safe transportation of elementary students to the school site.
Memorandum of Agreement regarding the Superintendent’s Contract (approved unanimously)
Board approved a memorandum of agreement with the superintendent regarding cell phone use.
Discussion of a personnel matter
Superintendent Schoen updated the school board on a personnel matter.
The meeting adjourned at 7:15 p.m. The preceding is a summary of the unofficial minutes. The full text of the unofficial minutes is on file in the District Office, 700 Elm Avenue East, Delano, Minnesota and also available on the school districts website www.delano.k12.mn.us. The next regular meeting of the Board of Education will be held on Monday, October 22, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. at Delano City Hall.
Carolyn Milano,
Board of Education Clerk
Published in the Delano Herald Journal Oct. 1, 2012

MINUTESRegular Meeting of theBoard of EducationIndependent School District 879, Delano Public Schools
The regular meeting of the Board of Education of Independent School District 879, Delano, Minnesota, was held on Monday, September 24, 2012, at Delano City Hall. The meeting was called to order by the chair at 7:03 PM with the following members in attendance: Johnson, Baker, Brasket, Milano and Black. Absent: Seguin and Durick.
APPROVAL OF MEETING AGENDA (approved unanimously)
PROGRAM REVIEW – Youth Enrichment Activities – Carley Boll, Youth Development Coordinator
High School students in the SHARP program presented information on upcoming SHARP events.
PROGRAM REVIEW – Chinese Exchange Program – Lanette Faul, Program Coordinator
Lanette Faul introduced the four Chinese teachers from Purple Cloud and gave information on the Chinese Exchange Program.
CONSENT AGENDA (approved unanimously)
Board approved the regular meeting minutes of 8-27-12, the special meeting minutes of 9-17-12, the current budget status with year to date adjustments, investment transactions, wire transfers, Minnesota Liquid Assets fund, cash report, revenue and expense fund totals, expense reports and disbursements; and donations.
PERSONNEL (approved unanimously)
Board approved resignation of Head Girls Golf Coach; Recommendations of employment for DMS Spec Ed long-term substitute, DHS Special Ed long-term substitute, 3 TKC Teachers, 5 TKC Aides and TAC Aquatics substitute; Contract changes and approvals for DES EC Spec Ed Teacher, DES Recess Paraprofessional, and Lane Changes; Leaves of Absences for DMS Special Ed Teacher, DMS 6th Grade Teacher, and DES Special Ed Paraprofessional.
ADMINISTRATIVE AND BOARD REPORTS
Board heard the following administrative reports: Mr. Schoen reported on operating levy presentation opportunities; MS Principal reported 29 new students, staff information and student perceptions, HS Principal reported on Chinese visitors, Homecoming, Twitter and new Facebook page; ES Principal reported on Healthy Delano Initiative; Bus Mgr reported that the annual audit will take place next week; and CE Dir reported on hot lunch program, new curriculum and current events.
Board heard reports from board members regarding MAWSECO, Wright Technical Ctr, Community Educ Advisory Council, Curriculum Advisory Council, Schools for Equity in Educ., Delano Area Sports Arena and Staff Development.
OLD BUSINESS
1. Final Reading of Policy 707
NEW BUSINESS
1. Southwest Minnesota State University Student Teacher Agreement
2. Approve Proposed Property Tax Levy Certification and Set Date When Budget will be Discussed
The meeting adjourned at 8:40 p.m. The preceding is a summary of the unofficial minutes. The full text of the unofficial minutes is on file in the District Office, 700 Elm Avenue East, Delano, Minnesota and also available on the school districts website www.delano.k12.mn.us. The next regular meeting of the Board of Education will be held on Monday, October 22, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. at Delano City Hall.
Carolyn Milano,
Board of Education Clerk
Published in the Delano Herald Journal Oct. 1, 2012.