I am hearing a lot of talk and emotional tugs at the heartstrings during this teacher strike debate claiming that the teachers of the Strongsville School District 'deserve more' in both pay and benefits because of their tenure, degree, etc.
Strongsville School District
Friday, March 1, 2013
Thursday, November 8, 2012
Meanwhile, district will proceed as if Issue 166 passed
With all the confusion surrounding the changing vote tally for Issue 116, the bond issue for the Strongsville schools, one thing is certain: Provisional ballots will decide the outcome. There are a total of 698 provisional ballots waiting to be counted in Strongsville, according to the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections. Unofficial results posted on the board's website on Thursday still show Issue 116 ahead by 28 votes -- 11,222 to 11,194. But some are saying that doesn't include the 39 votes cast by the lone Lorain County precinct in the Strongsville district, where 32 votes went against he issue and only 7 were in favor. That would shrink the margin to three votes. And still uncounted are the 31 absentee ballots that have come in, so…