Prop 39 Plan Approved: Governor Signs Budget Bill

Governor Brown has signed the California budget bill, the final step in approval of the Legislature’s plan for distributing Prop 39 funds to schools in the state. Details of the agreement regarding distribution of funds, including an estimate of the amounts available in year one, can be found in a document provided by the legislature. Read more about Prop 39 Plan Approved: Governor Signs Budget Bill[…]

Legislature Passes Prop 39 Implementation Bill

State lawmakers have passed a budget bill that lays out guidelines for distribution of Proposition 39 funds. It is anticipated that Governor Brown will sign the bill. An estimated $464 million will go to to K-12 schools, community colleges, charter schools the first year, and about $550 million for the following four years. The majority of these Read more about Legislature Passes Prop 39 Implementation Bill[…]

$520 Million for California School Construction

The State Allocation Board recently announced it was awarding approximately $520 million in matching funds for shovel-ready school construction projects across the state. A list of the projects that received funding can be found here. “The State Allocation Board’s action today provides cash apportionments for 230 school facility projects throughout the state,” said Board Chair Tom Dyer. “These Read more about $520 Million for California School Construction[…]