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Maintenance, technology projects okayed by Ellsworth School Board

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Proposed maintenance and technology projects were approved by the Ellsworth School Board Monday.

The maintenance proposals and their estimated costs are: roofing, middle school, $45,000, Prairie View, $3,000; asphalt/sidewalk, high school front parking lot, $7,000, Prairie View and Lindgren sidewalks, $2,000; bus garage/maintenance, purchase two new buses, $170,000, purchase two used vehicles for staff and student travel, $20,000, trade-in tractor to maintain warranty on equipment, $4,000, add six new bus cameras, $10,800, replace two overhead doors in cold storage area, $5,400; pool, cost to be determined after dome is taken down; middle school, energy management system, $8,648, backup generator, cost to be determined; high school, energy management system, $17,850, domestic hot water system, $22,243, visitor side portable bleachers, $10,000; other projects, elementary school desk replacement, $30,000, carpeting of six-to-eight classrooms as needed, $18,000 to $24,000.


Watch for more information in the print version of the Herald.

Bill Kirk
Bill Kirk has been editor at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth, Wisconsin, since 1988. He holds a bachelors degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. He previously worked in the media distribution department at the University of Minnesota's Minneapolis campus and is past editor of The Tri-County News in Osseo, Wisconsin.
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