Burlington School Board moves forward with $10.5M bond issue
Special Election April 5
February 9, 2022
Burlington's Board of Education shared plans for a $10.5M bond issue with their taxpaying patrons at a public meeting Jan. 28 in the existing gymnasium that was reportedly built in 1947. The bond issue proposes building a new gym; relocating the cafeteria into the “Little Gym,” building a greenhouse for the FFA's horticulture program, and relocating the third- and fourth-grade classrooms out of the portable buildings and into the existing locker rooms.
The following Tuesday evening, Feb. 1, the board held a special meeting to vote on measures that will put the bond issue in motion. Pr...