Badge of honor

Among several certificates hanging on the wall at the Upper Rogue Independent is one acknowledging 16 years of service by the editor as a member of the board of directors of the ESD. It is disturbing to see bills being considered that could potentially eliminate Education Service Districts. One should note the word Service is…

D9 hires Willamette ESD to guide beginning process for a new school

Jackson County School District #9 and  Willamette Education Service District Project Solutions Group have signed a contract to perform project management services for a new elementary school in or near Eagle Point. David McKay, director of Project Solutions Group, outlined a three phase process for the board of directors at a workshop last month. The…

D9 continues to work at reducing costs for new school

Dr. Dan Zaklan, interim director of business services for School District 9, reported he was meeting with the project manager for Willamette ESD to look at potential timelines and budget reductions for a new school. Dr. Zaklan said a meeting was going to be set up to meet with the city regarding the fee structure…