Grand Island Public Schools
123 South Webb Road
Grand Island, NE 68802
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4561 – Procedures For Acquisition Of School Sites


It shall be the policy of the Grand Island Public Schools to base property acquisition on student population trends, location, and educational needs. Sites should be acquired in advance to allow adequate time for the completion of topographical studies and other preliminary work. Eminent domain action for the acquisition of property for school site purposes shall be executed only after negotiations fail and all other appropriate courses of action have been exhausted.  It is the Board's intent to negotiate amicably and to avoid friction when possible while continuing negotiations.

 

The Board shall authorize the hiring of certificated appraisers as consul­tants to the school district when condemnation procedures or negotiations on sites are contemplated.

 

Legal Reference:           Neb. Rev. Statute 76-701 through 76-726

                                    Neb. Rev. Statute 79-1095 through 79-1097

 

Policy Adopted 2-7-77

Reviewed October, 1989

Policy Revised  5-9-02

Policy Revised: 07.13.2015

 

Media Inquiries
Jack Sheard, Marketing & Communications
308-385-5900 Ext. 1127
Grand Island Public Schools
123 South Webb Road
Grand Island, NE 68802
Your Legacy.
Their Opportunity.

Enhancing opportunities by seeking and securing resources for projects, scholarships and programs.

Access digital copies of our district flyers.

Improving school-to-home communication by distribute school flyers directly to families digitally.

4561 – Procedures For Acquisition Of School Sites


It shall be the policy of the Grand Island Public Schools to base property acquisition on student population trends, location, and educational needs. Sites should be acquired in advance to allow adequate time for the completion of topographical studies and other preliminary work. Eminent domain action for the acquisition of property for school site purposes shall be executed only after negotiations fail and all other appropriate courses of action have been exhausted.  It is the Board's intent to negotiate amicably and to avoid friction when possible while continuing negotiations.

 

The Board shall authorize the hiring of certificated appraisers as consul­tants to the school district when condemnation procedures or negotiations on sites are contemplated.

 

Legal Reference:           Neb. Rev. Statute 76-701 through 76-726

                                    Neb. Rev. Statute 79-1095 through 79-1097

 

Policy Adopted 2-7-77

Reviewed October, 1989

Policy Revised  5-9-02

Policy Revised: 07.13.2015

 

Media Inquiries
Jack Sheard, Marketing & Communications
308-385-5900 Ext. 1127
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