N.Y. group opposes school debt measure
- Rudy should embrace CBC's idea on how schools can make the grade. Townsend, Alair // Crain's New York Business;9/23/96, Vol. 12 Issue 39, p9
Comments on the need for New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani to embrace the Citizens Budget Commission's ideas on how to resolve school problems in the city. Results of a study conducted by CBC on the city's school buildings; CBC's suggestion to lengthen the school year and the school day.
- Perks cost schools. // Crain's New York Business;9/11/95, Vol. 11 Issue 37, p62
Reports that New York City's Citizens Budget Commission told Mayor Rudy Giuliani to cut $246 million in perquisites for city teachers. Amount of savings from reducing the length of a teacher's preparation period in a day.
- Giuliani defends director's `don't pay to play' warning on watchdog group. Kaplan, David; Kruger, Daniel // Bond Buyer;12/22/97, Vol. 322 Issue 30297, p8
Presents information on New York City Mayor Rudolph W. Giuliani's defense of his budget director Joseph Lhota's criticism regarding the Citizens Budget Commission. Detailed information on the situation; Comments from Lhota, Giuliani, and others.
- Could New York be the next GM? Townsend, Alair // Crain's New York Business;4/24/2006, Vol. 22 Issue 17, p11
The article reports that recent reports from the Citizens Budget Commission (CBC) of New York about public-sector pay and benefits in New York should have lawmakers worried. CBC's researchers conclude that most government workers not only earn more than their private-sector counterparts, but...
- N.Y.C. Plan to Spend Tobacco Debt on Landfill Draws Flak. McKaig, Ryan // Bond Buyer;6/20/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31164, p3
Reports that members of the Independent Budget Office (IBO) and Citizens Budget Commission (CBC) have criticized a plan by New York City officials to use tobacco bond money to help finance the closure of Fresh Kills landfill. Criticism about the use of debt to cover operating expenses; Other...
- Educational facilities. // Buildings;Jan1996, Vol. 90 Issue 1, p34
Presents trends and issues in 1996 regarding educational facilities. Federal funding cutbacks; Amenities in higher education facilities; Delay on maintenance projects.
- Energy-recovery ventilation alleviates IAQ problems. // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;3/20/95, Vol. 194 Issue 12, p3
Reports on problems faced by the school students and staff of Bibb County schools in Georgia, before it was air conditioned. Details of the renovation program for adding air conditioning in the building.
- Crowded, dilapidated schools lack welcome mat for students. White, Kerry A. // Education Week;10/02/96, Vol. 16 Issue 5, p1
Focuses on the lack of school facilities. Impact on students; Estimated number of new schools needed in the next 10 years from 1996; Cost and environmental concerns; Community support; Stopgap measures. INSETS: New teaching methods, technology add to space crunch.;Knocking at the doors..
- Rebuilding a system. // American School & University;Oct94, Vol. 67 Issue 2, p14
Reports on the commencement of the construction of school facilities in Chelsea, Massachusetts. Construction of a high school, two middle schools and an elementary school; Project cost; Funds to be provided by the Massachusetts Department of Education; Significance of the project to the state.