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Mid-Prairie Bond Issue Approved

Posted: Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014 at 6:23 am
Author: KCII News - Nathan Swenson

Voters in the Mid-Prairie School District have approved a $10,640,000 bond issue. Over 1,100 people turned out to the polls for the bond referendum to cast their vote. The issue received approval from 74% of those voters. According to the unofficial results from the Washington County Auditor’s Office, 987 individuals were in favor of the issue, while 349 voted no. The projects this bond issue will finance can be found below.

Middle School
Install Geothermal Heating and Cooling System and Replace All Windows
Home School Assistance Program: Construct Classrooms, Parent Resource Center & Offices
Construct New Computer Lab and Renovate Existing Computer Lab for a Special Education
Washington Township
Install Air Conditioning Throughout Entire Building
Kalona Elementary
Construct Addition for an Additional Preschool Classroom and Renovate Existing Preschool
Wellman Elementary
Construct Addition for Two Kindergarten Classrooms and Renovate Existing Kindergarten
Classrooms for Special Education Classrooms
High School
Relocate Main Office to Existing Art Classroom
Construct Addition for New Art Classroom and Family Consumer Science Lab
Renovate Existing Family & Consumer Science Lab for a Special Education Classroom
Construct Enclosed Hallway Connecting the North and South Classroom Wings
New Construction
Alternative Learning Center
Offices for Central Administration