The county Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved a resolution in support of Assembly Bill 20, the senior center bond act of 2001.
If approved by the Legislature and the governor, the bill would place a $225 million general bond issue on the March 2002 primary ballot. If approved by voters, the money could provide funds to acquire, construct, renovate and equip senior centers.
The following additional actions were taken by the board:
l directed staff to ask the Imperial County Office of Education what safeguards are in place to prevent occurrences of violence on local campuses;
l approved a $2,000 memorandum of understanding with the Brawley Public Library to provide mobile library services;
l approved an MOU with Literacy Volunteers of America to confirm the historical relationship, continued collaboration and ongoing maintenance of providing adult literacy instruction, volunteer training and other programs;