Board Minutes - 2023.06.28

June 28, 2023


The Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont Community School District Board of Directors met at the district office on Wednesday, June 28, 2023, at 6:00 pm for a special board meeting. Visitors in attendance: Ann Ohms and others not signed in.


Special Board Meeting: Call to Order – Establish Quorum: President Houk called the special board meeting to order at 6:00 pm.  Roll call: Eric Klyn, present; Lara Vandello, present; Micah Van Mersbergen, present; Doug Brinegar, present; Mark Haselhuhn, absent; and Curt Houk, present. Quorum established.


Personnel: Secretary McCrea restated the tabled motion from June 19, 2023 to hire Ricky Reinier, Industrial Arts/Shop Teacher at the Jr/Sr High.  Small Discussion.  Motion carried with one nay vote. Brinegar motioned and Vandello seconded to release Michelle Erbs, 1st Grade Teacher at Blakesburg Elementary, from her contract if she tenders her resignation.  Motion carried unanimously. 


Action Items: Van Mersbergen motioned and Brinegar seconded to extend the bid acceptance for the salvaged busses to July 7th.  Board will accept any bid and allow Secretary McCrea and Superintendent Williamson to open bids on July 7th. Motion carried unanimously.  Vandello motioned and Brinegar seconded to approve the Publication of Notice of Director District 3 Vacancy.  Motion carried unanimously.    


Adjourn:  Brinegar motioned and Van Mersbergen seconded to adjourn board meeting. Motion carried unanimously. Meeting adjourned at 6:21 pm.






Curt Houk                                                        Mary McCrea

Board President                                                 Board Secretary