Election 2016 Dashboard for WCCUSD (West Contra Costa USD)

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Updated 11/​8
Here’s a smor­gas­bord of links for the 2016 West Contra Costa Unified School District school board elec­tion: en­tries in Ballotpedia and Voters’ Edge, en­dorse­ment ed­i­to­ri­als, news­pa­per ar­ti­cles, an­swered ques­tion­naires, and can­di­date fo­rum record­ings.

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Sell the Abandoned Site That Used to Be Adams (7 Years Ago)

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WCCUSD staff worked out a great way to ac­com­mo­date the district’s le­gal re­quire­ment for hous­ing a grow­ing char­ter school while get­ting a closed school site that has been fes­ter­ing as aban­doned build­ings since 2009 out of its hair. The plan: sell the aban­doned prop­erty to the char­ter in re­turn for the char­ter (Caliber) waiv­ing it’s fu­ture le­gal fa­cil­i­ties rights. Slowness in mov­ing for­ward with the plan has al­lowed a coali­tion dri­ven by fear and hate to mo­bi­lize to pos­si­bly nix the deal.

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