open meetings act

11:13 am
Thu April 3, 2014

Attorneys say Kellogg Community College Board May Have Violated Open Meetings Act

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Board's meeting with attorney in closed session is at question
The Kellogg Community College board may have violated the Open Meetings Act when it met in closed session Monday about an investigation into President Dennis Bona's conduct, two attorneys said independently Wednesday. Jonathan Byrd, chairman of the KCC Board of Trustees, placed Bona on a non-disciplinary paid administrative leave on March 27 over concerns about his "interactions with college personnel," KCC officials have said.
7:33 pm
Sun May 12, 2013

E-mails show Portage School trustees identified preferred candidate, discussed contract details in private

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Consultant advised board president to make deliberations more public
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
PORTAGE, MI - Days before Portage school board members held their first public discussion on superintendent applicants, trustees had identified their "preferred candidate," discussed contract details and gave him and his family a tour of Portage neighborhoods in anticipation of their move here, according to emails obtained by MLive/Kalamazoo Gazette.