$100M in West Virginia building requests with $45M award cap

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

School districts across the state asked the West Virginia School Building Authority for funding for various projects Monday.

The SBA's spring meeting will continue today with Kanawha County Schools, the state's largest district, asking for more than $2 million to add on to Andrews Heights Elementary, where some students are housed in portable classrooms.

A total of 19 counties plan to ask for funding, adding up to more than $100 million in requests, with the SBA only planning to award about $45 million.

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