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Smart School Bond Act Public Hearing

Public Hearing Notice:

The Highland Falls-Fort Montgomery Central School District will hold a virtual public hearing on the District’s proposed Smart Schools Bond Act Preliminary Investment Plan, pursuant to The Smart Schools Bond Act (SSBA) of 2014, on the 10th day of June at 5:30 p.m. The District’s proposed Smart Schools Bond Act Preliminary Investment Plan is available on the District website at www.hffmcsd.org and community members are welcome to submit comments on the proposed Plan via email to smartschools@hffmcsd.org prior to the Public Hearing. The link to the meeting is: https://youtu.be/HgGgfe8jUw0

Additional information: 

On June 10, 2021, at 5:30 p.m. the HFFMCSD will hold a public hearing on the District’s proposed Phase 2 Smart Schools Bond Act Investment Plan, pursuant to The Smart Schools Bond Act (SSBA) of 2014. The hearing will take place via YouTube Livestream, on the 10th day of June, 2021,  at 5:30 p.m. Through the SSBA the HFFMCSD is allocated to receive $848,982. The Highland Falls-Fort Montgomery CSD Smart Schools Investment Plan designed to:

  • Upgrade classroom learning technologies. [Phase 1 - completed]
  • Enhance district-wide security and communication systems. [Phase 2]

Specifically, the District’s Smart Schools Bond Act allocation will focus on: 

  • Acquiring learning technology equipment, including but not limited to interactive whiteboards, computer servers, and supporting classroom technologies.

 

  • Maintaining state-of-the art infrastructure that supports Security Projects in school buildings and on campuses including but not limited to video surveillance, emergency notification systems, enhanced communication systems and physical access controls.

The District’s proposed Smart Schools Bond Act Preliminary Investment Plan is available on the District website at www.hffmcsd.org and community members are welcomed to attend the public hearing and submit comments on the proposed Plan via email to smartschools@hffmcsd.org prior to the Public Hearing. The link to the public hearing is: https://youtu.be/HgGgfe8jUw0