Richmond schools could raise parking, locker fees

The Richmond County Board of Education could raise student fees for parking and lockers.


The board was presented with the proposal this afternoon as a small part of new options under consideration to offset a $24.5 million shortfall.

The board will continue budget talks next week. Another budget meeting has been called for 2:30 p.m. May 26.


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Read the proposed Richmond County 2009-10 school budget and today's full story.

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