YK public school board votes to extend trustee terms

Citing costs and voter turnout, the board moved to recommend term extension.

The Yellowknife Educational District No.1 board of trustees met for their monthly meeting on Feb. 12 and voted on extending the term of trustees to four years instead of three. The motion passed unanimously. Last October, as a part of the municipal election, the public voted on to extend councillor and mayoral terms from three...