Bob Brady: On RTM, Oberlander ‘Asked Questions’ and ‘Sought Facts’

letter to the editor

“As an RTM member, Jill asked questions to get at the facts underlying proposals, recommendations and problems which came before the RTM. During her tenure, the RTM dealt with major issues including Nathaniel Witherell’s Project Renew, the Board of Education’s MISA project and the Town’s leasing policy.” – Bob Brady, RTM member for 20 years through 2012, the last ten as its Educations Committee Chairman, and two years on the BET. Continue Reading →

Letter to th Editor: Oberlander is Committed to All Students

letter to the editor

“Jill Oberlander is clearly committed to ensuring that all students – including the children at New Lebanon – have excellent learning opportunities. She is meeting with parents, educators and other community members to advocate for universal Pre-Kindergarten, effective support for low-income, minority, and special education students, reasonable testing practices, sufficient funding for school renovation and construction projects, and thoughtful assessment of teachers.” – Valerie Wayne of Old Greenwich Continue Reading →