Note: This is a copy of a May 30 letter sent to Oak Ridge Mayor Tom Beehan and members of City Council.
Mayor Beehan and members of Council:
The Oak Ridge Chamber of Commerce has a long-standing tradition of supporting education in our community.
Education is critical in the development of the workforce and is the foundation for a community’s economic vitality.
Our Oak Ridge Schools is an internationally recognized system of excellence and is known for being a leader in new, innovative programs. These educational opportunities, rigor, and performance provided by Oak Ridge Schools have been, and continue to be, the key attraction for new residents to our community. [Read more…]