Tag: Measure R

MUSD Board makes budget cuts, most in administration

MUSD Board makes budget cuts, most in administration

| March 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

MARTINEZ, Calif. – Martinez Unified School District Board of Education cut nearly $400,000 from its current budget Monday night. Most of the trimming came from the District’s administration rather than the classrooms. Four para educator positions and one classroom position were eliminated. The cuts were needed because of rising costs without comparable rise in revenues, […]

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MUSD Board authorizes next bond sale

MUSD Board authorizes next bond sale

| January 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

MARTINEZ, Calif. – Martinez Unified School District Board of Education agreed to issue its $30 million second series of Measure R Bonds. The vote at Monday’s meeting was unanimous, with Jonathan Wright absent. The Board had no questions, and no member from the public addressed the matter. Voters in the school district approved Measure R […]

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Board of Education considers issuing $30M Measure R bond

| January 27, 2019 | 0 Comments

MARTINEZ, Calif. – Martinez Unified School District Board of Education will decide Monday whether to issue $30 million in its second series of Measure R bonds. Voters approved Measure R Nov. 8, 2016, authorizing the District to issue up to $120 million in aggregate principal of bonds for construction projects. Isom Advisors, which is a […]

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Education board eyes project labor agreement despite Fuller’s objections

| June 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

MARTINEZ, Calif. – Although Boardmember John Fuller wanted the item pulled from Tuesday’s agenda, the Martinez Unified School District Board of Education took its first look at a proposed Project Labor Agreement (PLA) that would govern contractors working on many of the district’s Measure R-funded construction projects. Fuller said the Board’s subcommittee had not met […]

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Board of Education chooses single-building John Muir campus option, mulls PLA negotiations

Board of Education chooses single-building John Muir campus option, mulls PLA negotiations

| March 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

  The new John Muir Elementary School building that will be erected on the current campus grounds will be a single building, add more parking space and streamline parents’ drop-off and pick-up flow, the Martinez Unified School District Board of Education decided Monday night. The panel went with the higher-priced option that is more expensive […]

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Board of education to view John Muir campus options, hear PLA options

| March 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

MARTINEZ, Calif. – Martinez Unified School District Board of Education will view two options for the John Muir Elementary School campus Monday night. The designs will be presented by Hibser Yamauchi Architects, the district’s contractor, and the Board may choose which it wants to replace the current campus. Past presentations showed campus designs that met […]

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