Upgrades coming to Newport Elementary this summer
The District 833 School Board approved the sale of $4.4 million in bonds May 20 for installation of a new heating and air conditioning system at Newport Elementary School this summer.
Because of the federal stimulus bill, the bonds will be sold at 5 percent interest to investors, but the federal government will pay the interest on the bonds, which mature in 2026, according to Ehlers and Associates, district bond consultants.
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