Fruitport Board of Education
Truth and Taxation Public Hearing
June 29, 2020 6:30 p.m.
I. The Truth and Taxation Public Hearing of the Fruitport Community School district was called to order at 6:30 p.m. by Board President, Dave Hazekamp.
II. ROLL CALL: Present – Jill Brott, Elroy Buckner, Tim Burgess, Kris Cole, Susan Franklin, and Dave Hazekamp.
Absent – Steve Kelly.
III. APPROVAL OF AGENDA
Item 20-050. MOTION by Buckner, SECOND by Franklin to approve the agenda as presented.
MOTION CARRIED 6-0
IV. Budget Hearing Presentation
Director of Business Services, Mark Mesbergen opened the Budget Hearing with a 2019-/20 General Budget Overview. He also spoke on the topics of: Taxable Values & Millage Levy Rates, Outstanding Debt, 2020/21 Budget Assumptions, Enrollment Trends, School of Choice, Foundation Allowance Trends, 2020/21 MPSERS Rates, 2020/21 General Budget Overview, and Revenues vs. Expenditures. Mark covered Budget Overviews of the Early Childhood Center, Food Service, Technology and a Fiduciary Account. He also answered all questions asked by board members.
Steve Kelly entered the meeting: 6:45 p.m.
V. REMARKS FROM THE PUBLIC
Item 20-051. MOTION by Buckner, SECOND by Brott to adjourn.
MOTION CARRIED 7-0
The meeting adjourned at 7:03 p.m.
Steve Kelly, Board Secretary
Maribeth Clarke, Recording Secretary