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Falls City ISD to hold May 10 bond election




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FALLS CITY -- Residents here will go to the polls May 10 to decide whether to give their blessing to a $39.5 million bond proposal. In addition, they will vote for candidates running for two at-large seats on the Falls City Independent School District (ISD) board of trustees. The Falls City ISD board, at a Feb. 26 special meeting, voted to present the proposed bond to the voters, according to Superintendent Tylor Chaplin following the meeting.

The funds, if approved, will pay the cost of constructing a 124,000-square-foot kindergarten through 12th-grade academic building across the street from Falls City ISD’s current facility on North Nelson Street. Once the new building is complete, the current school building would be demolished and a new athletic complex would be built in its place. (See “New Falls City school could cost taxpayers $39.5M,” Feb. 26.)

Also during the meeting, the board voted that the project’s architect, Huckabee & Associates, immediately should begin the design phase.

“This will allow the district to save some money on inflation and rising construction costs, by beginning construction on the new academic facility in October,” Chaplin said.
 

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