Proposed Solutions for Providing Equal Opportunity Access to Transportation for all City of Oak Ridge Students

The following was presented to the ORSB last night. They gave no indication of being willing to explore any transportation options until April and no desire to provide additional transportation options until next school year. Proposed Solutions for Providing Equal Opportunity Access to Transportation for all City of Oak Ridge Students By Trina Baughn January … Continue reading Proposed Solutions for Providing Equal Opportunity Access to Transportation for all City of Oak Ridge Students

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Request for Progress Update from OR Schools

This is in response to my original request for a copy of a report given 3 weeks ago (see emails at the end).--------------------------------------------------------------------------------From: TrinaSent: Friday, January 25, 2008 9:00 AMTo: 'Thomas Bailey'Cc: 'agle@bellsouth.net'; 'donato60@gmail.com'; 'jrichter@utk.edu'; 'smithjrj@saic.com'; 'wkfillauer@comcast.net'; 'Karen Gagliano'; 'Ken Green'Subject: RE: Transportation ReportDr. Bailey,I attended and heard your 40 minute commentary that was a … Continue reading Request for Progress Update from OR Schools

The state is in session and our issues are being worked!

I don't have much time, but wanted to share some great news I just received from Bill Nolan (our local lobbyist). He has been working with Rep. Hackworth and the state attorney and they are introducing 2, possibly 3, pieces of legislation based on some of the brainstorming ideas listed below. If I understood correctly, … Continue reading The state is in session and our issues are being worked!

LTE: Time to Commit – Specifically, Please

I have stated numerous times that I believe protecting our children in their commute to and from school is a multi-faceted problem that will require multiple solutions. And while much can be achieved from a variety of resources, the responsibility of implementing the most effective and beneficial solutions (full reinstatement of transportation and the formalization … Continue reading LTE: Time to Commit – Specifically, Please