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Further delay in opening Hillview playing field

Original post made on Mar 11, 2013

The games must go on, in spite of the continued delay in opening the Hillview Middle School playing field, which has been booked by the Menlo-Atherton Grizzlies Lacrosse Club for season-opening games on March 2 and 3, and subsequent games.

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Comments (4)

Posted by Willows resident, a resident of Menlo Park: The Willows
on Mar 11, 2013 at 3:35 pm

Haven't Superintendent Ghysels and school board members been touting how Hillview has come in "on time and under-budget"?

Posted by MP parent AND tax payer, a resident of Menlo Park: Felton Gables
on Mar 12, 2013 at 4:25 pm

And how many of our tax dollars are going toward a high paying salary for a facilities director? It made sense when the entire district was under construction. How do Mr. Ghysels and the board justify the salary now with just a field left to be built?

Posted by Menlo Voter, a resident of Menlo Park: other
on Mar 12, 2013 at 5:14 pm

MP parent:

don't all those shining new facilities still need to be maintained lest they end up needing to be replaced before their time?

Posted by MP parent AND tax payer, a resident of Menlo Park: Felton Gables
on Mar 12, 2013 at 8:31 pm

Yes, that's why there's a maintenance department. Ahmad Sheikholeslami's position is above and beyond this.

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