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Prince William Supervisors Affirm ‘Red4Ed,’ Prioritize Public Education

Prince William Supervisors Affirm ‘Red4Ed,’ Prioritize Public Education

| February 5, 2020 | 0 Comments | Education

The resolution affirms the supervisor’s commitment to prioritize education funding and formally requests that the state legislature and governor do the same when setting their budget.

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Gov. Northam Proposes $1.2 Billion Investment in K-12 Education

Gov. Northam Proposes $1.2 Billion Investment in K-12 Education

| December 16, 2019 | 0 Comments | Education, News

The student-first plan increases ‘at-risk add-on’ by more than 50 percent to support educationally at-risk students, raises teacher pay, takes steps to close the achievement gap.

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RICHMOND BEAT: Teachers Highlight School Funding as Priority for Legislators

RICHMOND BEAT: Teachers Highlight School Funding as Priority for Legislators

| January 9, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

RICHMOND — On highway overpasses on Interstates 95 and 64, more than a dozen teachers signaled to members of the Virginia General Assembly their top priority by holding up 14 foam boards with Christmas lights spelling out “fund our schools.”

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OmniRide Projects Receive I-66 Funding

OmniRide Projects Receive I-66 Funding

| July 2, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

A free on-demand shuttle service connecting western Prince William residents with nearby commuter lots, and a vanpooling program that will add more flexibility for commuters are two of OmniRide’s innovative approaches to ridesharing that have received funding approval.

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Gainesville Supervisor Proposes Levy to Eliminate School Trailers, Reduce Class Sizes

Gainesville Supervisor Proposes Levy to Eliminate School Trailers, Reduce Class Sizes

| April 4, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Supervisor Pete Candland (R-Gainesville) revealed a proposal that would create a new “School Capital Fund” that would eliminate school trailers countywide and reduce class sizes.

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Rep. Comstock Requests ‘Robust Funding’ for School Resource Officers

Rep. Comstock Requests ‘Robust Funding’ for School Resource Officers

| February 28, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

“I am sending the linked letter to Chairman Culberson and Ranking Member Serrano of the Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science at the House Appropriations Committee to advocate for increased, robust funding by the Community Orientated Police Services (COPS) grants and direct more funding to SROs.”

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Prince William County Executive Proposes Flat Tax Rate for FY 2019

Prince William County Executive Proposes Flat Tax Rate for FY 2019

| February 22, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County Executive, Chris Martino, presented the Proposed Fiscal Year 2019 Budget to the Board of County Supervisors on Tuesday, Feb. 22. The proposed $1.6 billion all funds budget addresses the board’s strategic goals of maintaining a robust economy, keeping a safe and secure community, enhancing mobility throughout the county, assuring the wellbeing of the most vulnerable populations, and providing quality education and workforce development opportunities.

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PWCS Superintendent Presents 2019 Budget Proposal

PWCS Superintendent Presents 2019 Budget Proposal

| February 8, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

New PWCS Budget Proposal includes program continuation, step increase for employees, educational enhancements.

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