PLANCON COMMITTEE MEETING POSTPONED DUE TO SESSION

The PlanCon meeting schedule for 9:30 a.m. tomorrow (October 27th) at Red Lion Area High School has been POSTPONED to a later date due to the House of Representatives being in Session. 

Contacts:        Matt Moyer (Senator Browne) mmoyer@pasen.gov – 717-787-1349 (Office), 610-349-2879 (Cell)

PLANCON COMMITTEE TO HOLD HEARING IN RED LION

WHAT:          The PA Public School Building Construction and Reconstruction Advisory Committee will hold its next public hearing to continue discussion and receive testimony related to the state’s reimbursement program for school districts for costs associated with construction and reconstruction and lease of public school buildings (commonly known as PlanCon). The Committee was established pursuant to Act 25 of 2016 to review and make recommendations to the Governor and the General Assembly.

WHO:             PlanCon Committee, co-chaired by Senate Appropriations Committee Chairman Pat Browne and House Education Committee Chairman Stan Saylor. This hearing will be held in the district of PlanCon co-chair Representative Saylor.

Tentatively scheduled to testify include:

  • Mike Wang, Philadelphia School Advocacy Partners
  • Jonathan Cetel, Executive Director, PennCAN
  • Naomi Johnson Booker, Vice President, Board of Trustees, Keystone Alliance for Public Charter Schools, and CEO, Global Leadership Academy Charter School in Philadelphia
  • Anthony Pirrello, Vice President, Pennsylvania Coalition of Public Charter Schools Board of Trustees, and CEO, Montessori Regional Charter School in Erie
  • John Luciani, President, First Capital Engineering
  • Dave Steele, PE, ACEC/PA Vice Chair of Facilities Committee, Vice President, Urban Engineers, Inc.
  • Scott A. Deisley, Superintendent, Red Lion Area School District
  • Brent Kessler, Business Manager, Central York School District 

WHEN:          Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 9:30 a.m. 

WHERE:      

Red Lion Area High School
200 Horace Mann Avenue
Red Lion, PA 17356

Note: We invite the media to attend and cover this event.

 

Contacts:        Matt Moyer (Senator Browne) mmoyer@pasen.gov – 717-787-1349 (Office), 610-349-2879 (Cell)

Charles Lardner (Rep. Saylor) clardner@pahousegop.com – 717-260-6443

 

PLANCON COMMITTEE TO HOLD HEARING IN LANCASTER

WHAT:  The PA Public School Building Construction and Reconstruction Advisory Committee will hold its next public hearing to continue discussion and receive testimony related to the state’s reimbursement program for school districts for costs associated with construction and reconstruction and lease of public school buildings (commonly known as PlanCon). The Committee was established pursuant to Act 25 of 2016 to review and make recommendations to the Governor and the General Assembly.

WHO:  PlanCon Committee, co-chaired by Senate Appropriations Committee Chairman Pat Browne, House Education Committee Chairman Stan Saylor and Secretary of Education Pedro Rivera. This hearing will be held in the district of PlanCon committee member Senator Ryan Aument.

Tentatively scheduled to testify include:

  • Susan Ursprung, Ed.D., Superintendent, Donegal School District
  • Daniel L. Forry, PRSBA, Chief Operating Officer, Hempfield School District
  • Christopher Johnston, PRSBA, Business Manager, Penn Manor School District
  • Matt Przywara, PRSBA, CPA, Chief Financial and Operations Officer, School District of Lancaster 

WHEN: Wednesday, September 7, 2016 at 9:30 a.m. 

WHERE:  Donegal High School – 1025 Koser Road – Mount Joy, PA  17552

Note: We invite the media to attend and cover this event. 

Contacts:       

Matt Moyer (Senator Browne) mmoyer@pasen.gov – 717-787-1349 (Office) & 610-349-2879 (Cell)

Charles Lardner (Rep. Saylor) clardner@pahousegop.com – 717-260-6443

Nicole Reigelman (Sec. Rivera) nreigelman@pa.gov – 717-783-9802

Public Hearing

PA Public School Building Construction & Reconstruction Advisory (PlanCon) Committee

September 7, 2016 – 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Donegal High School

Please click on testifier names to open testimony

9:30 – 9:35 AM

Opening Remarks Senator Aument

9:35 – 9:50 AM

Susan Ursprung, Ed.D.
Superintendent
Donegal School District

9:50 – 10:30 AM

Panel Discussion

Daniel L. Forry, PRSBA
Chief Operating Officer
Hempfield School District

Christopher Johnston, PRSBA
Business Manager
Penn Manor School District

Matt Przywara, PRSBA, CPA
Chief Financial and Operations Officer
School District of Lancaster