Price tag jumps by $1.5M due to bond issue's failure
By Margie Wuebker
NEW BREMEN - Projected construction costs for a new K-8 building have increased by $1.5 million since voters rejected a bond issue in March, according to reports presented to school board members Wednesday.
Superintendent Howard Overman said the Ohio Schools Facilities Commission now pegs the taxpayers' cost of the proposed 80,540-square-foot facility at nearly $14.2 million, an increase from the previous $13 million. [More