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Technology advances have made broader access opportunities available, she said.
“Those who cannot attend the monthly meetings in person for a variety of reasons may still want to be informed,” Dana said, citing the city’s posting of City Council, Board of Zoning, and Planning Commission meetings online.
The idea of videotaping Talawanda school board meetings has been brought up several times by board member Patrick Meade. During a July 16 meeting, he made a motion to provide video and audio taping of meetings available, which drew a second from board member Chris Otto.
There was little discussion of the topic and the board voted 3-2 against the motion, with affirmative votes from Meade and Otto.