(Hours 3b,c) Mayor Ted GatsasWe were joined this morning by Mayor Ted Gatsas.  He and Rich discussed the following: 

  • District Response to Similar Pembroke Academy Situation
  • Narcan in the Schools
  • Random Drug Tests in Schools
  • Program in County Jail
  • Drug Court
  • School District Funding

(Hour 3c) Rich started the segment by talking about this segment’s sponsor Soil Away.  He then commented on his interview with the Mayor, speaking about the Manchester School District’s budget.  We heard about what Superintendent Debra Livingston did in presenting the budget.  We also heard about the impact with some schools after layoffs.  Finally, he told us that the teacher’s contract caused budget issues.