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Poteau School Bond Issue returns to Ballot for Tuesday Aug 28 Election Featured

Written by  Thursday, 16 August 2018 00:18
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On Tuesday, August 28, 2018 Voters in the Poteau Independent School District No. 29, LeFlore County, Oklahoma will go to the polls to vote on a $14,600,00 School Bond Issue.

The proposed amount will be used to construct, furnish, equip, and/or acquire a new 7th and 8th Grade Center with a Cafeteria and Safe Room - $8,665,000.00. To construct, furnish, equip, and/or acquire a new High School Classroom Building with Safe Room - $5,735,000.00 and used to perform security improvements district-wide, as needed - $200,000.00.



The planned Security improvements will include fencing at the 7th & 8th Grade Center.

Separating Buses from car traffic.

Security booth and gates at the High School and the new 7th & 8th grade Center.

Cameras to monitor parking lots and traffic at all sites.

Corridor/ Hallway from current High School to new High School Building.

Securing side entrance doors at all sites.

Cameras on buses.

Individual Door Alarms at all site and knob security.

If you have any question there will be a community forum hosted by the Facilities Improvement Team on Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at 6:00 pm in the Bob Lee Kidd Center.

Written questions from attendees will be submitted at the beginning of the forum.


Click the link below to see a detailed description of the use of previous Bonds




David Deaton

Digital Editor at Oklahoma Welcome

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