Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 08/28/2014 - 12:09am
After a failed attempt last year, the Massachusetts district will again ask voters in November to approve a $71.5 million bond measure to replace a middle school and make other technology and classroom improvements.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 08/21/2014 - 2:07am
The State Allocation Board announced that it has awarded approximately $193.9 million for school construction projects throughout the state. It awarded approximately $100.5 million for 34 School Facility Program projects within 21 school districts statewide.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 08/21/2014 - 1:27am
The Alabaster Board of Education voted to allow its investment bankers to raise roughly $120 million through the sale of bonds for construction of a new high school, renovations and other services for the district.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 08/14/2014 - 1:05am
Solon Community School District residents will head to the polls next month to vote on funding for new facilities. Funding from the $25.5 million bond issue would pay for a new middle school, a new performing arts center, and renovations to create a new special education classroom.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 08/14/2014 - 1:01am
The North Carolina county's residents will vote on a $160 million school bond in November. The general obligation bond would fund the construction of several new county schools and the renovations of others.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 08/14/2014 - 12:51am
Rockford is moving forward with a massive 10-year plan to revamp its elementary schools. Under the $250 million plan, eight elementary schools will close, two new ones will be built, and improvements will be made at the rest of the schools.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 08/06/2014 - 4:36pm
Ten New Mexico school districts will receive nearly $97 million in state funds for the design and construction of school facilities. The state capital outlay funds will be matched with district funds totaling $90.6 million for projects.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 08/04/2014 - 11:15pm
Legislative supporters of putting a multibillion-dollar school construction bond on California's fall ballot kicked off efforts to pass the measure by the end of next week. Proponents said a new bond would improve students’ learning experience and create construction jobs.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 08/04/2014 - 11:06pm
The Pelham City Council approved the issuance of bonds with a total value of $35 million for school construction and improvements that will be repaid using the municipal 1 percent sales tax for education. The board is also planning to secure another roughly $5 million in funding.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 07/31/2014 - 1:07am
When a company wants to dig for coal in Wyoming, it pays a one-time competitive fee to help its bid stand out from what is usually a crowd of companies vying for the right to mine. Over the past 10 years, those fees have paid for more than $1 billion in school construction around the state. But if the industry continues its current trend, that money will dry up in 2018.