Cedar Rapids Gazette, May 30, 1974, Page 10

Cedar Rapids Gazette

May 30, 1974

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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - May 30, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa More Funds to Seven DES MOINES (UPI) - The Iowa school budget review committee approved .supplemental budget requests Wednesday for seven Iowa school districts, totaling $370,000, but denied a request from one school district. The Des Moines schools will receive an additional $175,000 for a number of new staff members. The Sioux City school district will receive two grants totaling $91,000 for two projects and the Saydel schools will get a $44,(KH) grant for a career education project. City; nearly $I(»,()(H) for Iowa requests by that community City; $25,000 for the Lawton-}were denied by the budget re-Bronson Consolidated schools! view group, and $9,000 for Keokuk.    SII)    Project The requests were approved Approved w.,s a ?42!)50 ,.c. following day-long budget hearings by the department of public instruction. The only request denied was a $160,000 request by C o ti n c i I Bluffs for expansion of the district’s special education program for fiscal 1974-75. The Des Moines grant will be _ . . „    .    used to sabiry several new staff Budget Hearings    members during the next fiscal Also receiving school budget year. committee approval were a Two requests made by Sioux under guidelines set by the DPI. $10,000 budget request for Swea City were approved while two The schools did not qualify for quest for a Self Image Development (SID) project in three elementary schools and a $49,020 request for the expansion and development of media services at the elementary and senior high school levels. Included in the SID project are funds needed to implement the development program in the three schools which are identified as racially segregated Swea City will receive $10,000 DES MOINES (UPI) The for an additional teacher aide    annual American Boys and a now program uonntctedUa^ , |ns , sevaK|    run with driver education while .awton-Bronson will be able to at CamP l)odf!e Saturday, with federal funds so the stab* budg et .supplement was requested. The media .services expansion will add two satellite media centers to the one already fund-    . cd by the Sioux    City    board    of    use $25,000 out of the board sec-    more than WK) youth* scheduled education.    retary’s balance to furnish    to participate. equipment for the construction    The Iowa department of of classroom space.    American Legion, which spon- JSTJranst “"m    »■«*—“I”’**" wen* improvements in a newly-1 Keokuk will be allowed to use registered for the week, which developed career education Public Law 874 funds which arc involves training in the fun-center costing $16,7W and n°t being claimed. I he $9,000 damentals of municipal, county $26,275 for staff growth and de- will be used as allowable growth an(J state K0Vernment Youths attending Boys State $6,9(10 for un out-of-court settle-'"111 carry out in Practlce a" BILL MARTIN DEMOCRAT FOR COUNTY ATTORNEY ment and $9,(KW a||owabie!funcUons_of state, county and Retrenchment Program Seen for Road Agency what Cheer May AMES — Due to rising costs brought on by inflation, the Iowa highway commission learned Wednesday it is facing a drastic retrenchment program. Programming and scheduling Engineer G W, Anderson, warning the commissioners he was bringing them “bad news, not glad tidings,” reported construction costs in fiscal year 1975 are going to be up 33 percent over projected estimates. Added to this is a reduction ’Sippi River Bridge Demolition Plans Told MARQUETTE — Tentative plans for the demolition of the present Marquette to Prairie du Chien Mississippi river bridge have been set by Wisconsin highway officials. C. D. Anderson, district chief engineer of the Wisconsin division of highways at the Lacrosse office said Wednesday he has completed plans and specifications for the demolition of the bridge. The plans call for a bid letting on the project Sept. 17 with demolition work to begin about Dec. I. Completion of the project is expected in June of 1975. Anderson notified Prairie du Chien Mayor Al Winter of the plans. No mention was made, however, of Marquette’s request to retain the west end of the bridge as a scenic overlook. in resources, brought about by less than anticipated federal funding and increased budgetary requirements approved by the Iowa legislature. Present Program Anderson said the present j975 program assumes the availability of $101.6 million for new right-of-way and construction, including $10.9 million of over-obligation to be paid from 1976 resources. However, only $80.3 million will be available. “This smaller amount,” he said, “must cover the $12-15 million carried over from 1974 due to inflation, plus proposed projects now estimated to cost $133.6 million.” He added that recommendations will be made as to what projects should be cut down, scrapped or deferred. Federal Funds Anderson said latest indications are the federal government will provide Iowa with $60 million for all programs next year, which is $15 million lower than expected. And, he continued, the Iowa geenral assembly approved $7.1 million more in budgetary costs than was anticipated. Vice-chairman Stephen Garst responded to the report by saying it looked like a reduction in personnel and projects were imminent. velopment programs. The committee approved    w*b4    ;will $44,763 for a continuation of a ce nna carcer education program at;—I municipal government. Saydel which has been in effect b b or city-school spon    Qccion*/t for a numhor of vears Rut the sored youth program.    Ihf;y    Wl11    assigned    to one for a number of years But th Rjtl    request    from    of two political parties, stage board denied a request for addi- ,,u Jt, ., w<u a it que m nom . '    ,    1    ,    ’    r*    ., lienal    funHine    In    mvnr    unusual    Council Bluffs for an advance    (-<*™pdigns arid elections and i    n    I    funding    to    cov< r    unusual    Peimburgement of $|f>0 350 for    ,hcn run thcir various govern- costs for transporting students reimnurserneni 01 fiou.jau lur    slffnnpi0B I who are not eligible for school <b(* implementation of special education programs beginning-- in the fall for fiscal year 1974-75.    30    YEARS AGO — The Ger- i The committee said the funds man radio claimed Allied flyers, ! will reach the school in time to    bombed Rome causing great be used during the fiscal year.    damage and many casualties,. bus rides under Iowa law. • Bill Martin is experienced in Linn County Government! He is presently a member of the Board of Supervisors, previously an Assistant County Attorney. A VOTE FOR BILL MARTIN IS A VOTE FOR PROMPT, r m., EQUAL ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE! Sentimental Journey In a Model T Ford A Davenport denist, Dr. Alan D. Hathaway, is set to take off on a sentimental journey Sunday from New York’s battery to San B’rancisco in a model T Ford. Dr. Hathaway, who plans to travel on historic U.S. highway 30 for as much of his trek as possible, is scheduled to stop overnight in De Witt Friday and pass through Cedar Rapids next Saturday. Dr. Hathaway notes that 50 years ago a similar trip again using highway 30, was made in the one millionth model T. His auto, appropriately decorated, is ithe ten millionth model T, of 1924 vintage. Ignoring offers from gas companies and others to sponsor his trip — and gain advertising material — Hathaway plans to go it alone for the estimated two weeks. He does, however, have an air-conditioned camper to back him up. Get a Physician WHAT CHEER - There is a possibility What Cheer may have a physician in a few months. Spearheaded by the What Cheer Lions club, a committee of eight has been working on the matter, and Dr. M. L. McClena-han of Sigourney is seriously considering maintaining an office in What Cheer. Several details remain to be worked out before such a plan can be concluded, lf those details can be worked out, Dr. McClenahan would continue to live in Sigourney, continue his practice there, and would be at the What Cheer office on a parttime basis. A nurse would be on duty in the What Cheer office during morning and afternoon office hours. An option to buy the Farrow residence was signed by the Lions club. Jt would be used as the doctor’s office. Were this to become a reality both the Keo-i kuk county hospital, Sigourney, Mahaska hospital, Oskaloosa, would be available to his patients. What Cheer has been without a physician since April 8, 1972, when Dr. John Maxwell retired -ii the age of 81, after 58 years of practice in What Cheer. 30 YEARS AGO - Lt. Gen. Mark W. Clark predicted Rome would fall “before many days have passed.” high school juniors & seniors - give Coe College a try! Did you know---- - you are eligible to finish high school and get college credit at the same time? - lake summer courses at Coe for college credit? - COE SUMMER SESSION 1974 offers .high school juniors and seniors these special opportunities. The Summer Session is based on two terms of 5 weeks each ~ take either or both. We also have some special concentrated courses, which meet 3 hours a day, for 3 weeks, as well as a special Study Skills Workshop in the first term, and to help you plan your edUCation;we have a special counselor for high school students. Summer Session tuition is low - only $150.00 per course, and we have some courses which you may find of interest. 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