The DCSS finance committee on Tuesday gave the nod to moving Conley's request for 12 new police cruisers before the full school board for approval. The vehicles, 2013 Dodge Chargers, will be acquired locally and cost just more than
"I am pleased to have the support of the finance committee, but the board will still have to approve the purchase," Conley said. "This is part of a five-year plan to upgrade of fleet. We have at least four vehicles that need to be replaced immediately. The new cars will allow us to provide better coverage to elementary schools in the county."
The committee also heard from DCSS Finance Director
Dyer stressed that the lease numbers for the technology refresh were preliminary and that he was not yet ready to make a recommendation to the committee. However, he added that the district was already preparing for the network upgrade.
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