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Police Chief William Bratton created the blue-ribbon panel last summer.
It left the funding undecided until after a review by the blue-ribbon committee, which is scheduled for today.
Opponents of Belmont accuse the district of trying to steamroll the project through a series of critical decisions coming up this month - the blue-ribbon committee's decision, the school board vote June 16 on funding, and the State Allocation Board consideration, set for June 21, of more than $40 million in matching funds.
We're not asking to tear down the entire system because it doesn't need it,'' said Los Angeles criminal defense attorney Gerald Chaleff, who served on the blue-ribbon panel.
Blue-ribbon winners in the three-grade competition will advance to the countywide contest in April.