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Archive for August, 2014

Planned Power Outage

Idaho Power will be turning off power to Arbon Valley on Friday, Aug 29 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.  This planned outage is to allow for Idaho Power to perform scheduled maintenance and repair.

Please take caution to prepare sensitive electronics for this outage by unplugging them if necessary.

Crack Seal Project — POSTPONED

The service activity for sealing the cracks in the Elementary School concrete has been postponed due to weather.  More information wiil be given once it has been rescheduled.


The Arbon School Board met for its annual meeting on July 8, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. members Jason Williams and Jake Evans were present as were Debbie Curry, Robin Claunch and clerk, Cheri Evans.

The motion was moved by Jake and seconded by Jason to approve the agenda. The motion was moved by Jason and seconded by Jake to approve the minutes.  The bills were reviewed. The motion was moved by Jake and seconded by Jason to approve them. The total M & O expenses for the month of July was $16,559.05 and $3,594.00 for bus depreciation. The school received $1,757.53 from the State Department, $1,558.51 from REAP funds, $16,757.23 from property taxes and $9.21 from interest on investments. The school M & O balance is $91,262.22. The Plant Facility received $3,594.00 for bus depreciation and $2.63 from interest the Plant Facility balance is $46,600.89. The motion was moved by Jason and seconded by Jake to approve the financial statement.

Teacher contracts were tabled.  The board decided not to pursue offering upper grades through Jason Bransford/ IDELA, an online school.

The motion was moved and seconded to declare Jake Chairman, Melinda Vice Chairman, Cheri clerk for another year, the meetings to be held on the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the Arbon School and the posting places to be the Post Office, Arbon School and the Arbon web site by acclamation.

Three applicants for the custodian position were gone over.  No decision was made as there were only two board members present.  The board will confer by email and make a decision soon as time is running short for the pre-school cleaning to be completed.

The agreement with Deaton and Company to do the 2012-2013 and 2013-2014 audit was reviewed and signed.  The Strategic Plan was worked on and getting close to completion.

The next meeting will be held on August 12, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. The motion was moved and seconded to adjourn the meeting.  The meeting adjourned at 9:25 p.m.

Approved 08-12-2014

Volunteers Needed

Volunteers needed to help with the crask seal on the new playground at the Elementary School.  Many hands make light work, so please come and help us out so that we can have it done before school starts on Sept 2nd.

Recommended – Knee pads & gloves

Monday, Aug 25th at 6pm.

Arbon Roots Group

The Arbon ‘Roots’ Group is meeting today, Wednesday Aug 13th at 7:00pm at Shanna Perkin’s house.  Anyone is welcome to attend!

Call Melinda for any questions.