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Revised dates for release of final recommendation on Burlington school closure

Report April 21, public delegation nights May 8 & 11, vote June 7

A decision about school closures in Burlington has been delayed one month, and an extra night for public delegations has been added.

At the March 22 Halton District School Board meeting it was agreed to extend the timelines for the Program & Accommodation Review process as detailed below.

Revised Program Accommodation Review Process Dates:

Director’s Final Report posted April 21
Committee of the Whole April 26
Delegation Nights May 8, May 11
Director’s Final Report Report to Board May 17
Final Vote June 7

Written by Marianne Meed Ward

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