The school board election is [today], Aug. 21, so please take some time to go to the polls. The board has important new state-level responsibilities, including approving standards for such essentials as art and foreign languages. The higher the turnout tomorrow, the more effectively our elected member can speak.Second, this Saturday is DC Public School Beautification Day. As reported by Treebox Vodka:
To find your polling place, please visit the DC Board of Elections and Ethics website at http://www.dcboee.org/. Slate for Wards 1 & 2: Mary Lord
This is great way to get involved in your community and to keep our schools looking good.
Details: Saturday, August 25th8AM - 1PM
Register to volunteer.
For more information: email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Naimah Beyah (202) 727-0488