204.05 – Notification of Board Meetings

It is the policy of the Colfax-Mingo Community School District to provide public notice of the time, date, and place of each meeting of the Board of Directors or any multi-member committee formally created by the Board, along with a tentative agenda.  Such notice shall be provided to the news media who have filed a written request for notice with the secretary of the Board.   The notice shall also be posted in the administrative offices of the school district for at least 2 days before it is scheduled, but, at the minimum, twenty-four hours notice needs to be given.

A copy will be furnished to the Colfax-Mingo Education Association.  The designated places for publicizing the notice shall be:

  • School Website
  • Jasper County Tribune (Weekly) and/or
  • Newton Daily News (Daily) and/or
  • Radio – K.C.O.B. in Newton for Special Meetings

Legal Reference: Dobrovolny v. Reinhardt, 173 N.W.2d 837 (Iowa 1970); Iowa Code 21.2-.4; 279.1, .2 (2009); 1952 Op. Att’y Gen. 133.

Date of Adoption: December 21, 1987

Reviewed/Revised: September 3, 1991; December 5, 1994; February 21, 2000; May 21,  2001; March 7, 2006; March 7, 2011; March 21, 2016