# Board meeting
Press Release: Obion County Schools’ Director of Schools and Board Members Take Stand Against State’s New Retention Law
Obion County, TN- At the monthly Board Meeting on 9/6/2022, the Obion County Board of Education took a stand in opposition to the 3rd Grade Retention Law that went into effect this school year. The Board strongly feels that retention decisions are best made locally by the teachers, administrators, and parents who know their students.
Proposed water rate increases to potentially go into effect July 1
Army Corps conducts stormwater surveys in Hagerstown, Maryland.(Flickr) The Board of Estimates approved a request from the Department of Public Works to hear public comment and request a vote of approval or disapproval for increases to water, sewage and stormwater rates.
ALCO Board of Education hybrid meeting Tuesday
(Justin Sullivan / Getty Images) (ALAMEDA COUNTY, Calif.) The Alameda County Board of Education, in conjunction with the Alameda County Committee on School District Organization, will host a hybrid meeting on Tuesday evening.