Saturday, 13 February 2016
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Saturday
Low  33°
High 59°
Sunday
Low  33°
High 59°
Monday
Low  37°
High 67°
Tuesday
Low  35°
High 66°
Wednesday
Low  42°
High 73°
Thursday
Low  46°
High 85°
Friday
Low  41°
High 75°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 29°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
USD 480 School Board Approves Redskin Field Renovations and the Addition of Classrooms
04/27/2009

The USD 480 Board of Education met Monday at Central Office. The board approved two major projects. The first project approved was the renovation of Redskin Field. The renovation will include adding artifical turf to the football field, renovating the bleachers, and the addition of two new tracks. The main track will be replaced at Redskin Field, while another new track will be added to the current band practice field which is east of Redskin Field and will be available to the high school and West Middle School. The cost will be around $2.46 million.The renovations passed 5-2 with Cheryl Louderback, and Dan Diepenbrock voting against it. Louderback's concern about the turf was the possibility of more injuries, while Diepenbrock was not in favor of the extra track. The second project approved was the addition of four new classrooms at Liberal High School. The addition will be an actual build on to the current high school and will not consist of trailers. The addition insures that every teacher will have their own classroom at the high school. This addition passed 7-0. This project will cost around one millions dollars. Both of these projects will be paid for out of the capital outlay and the board agreed to a 2.5 to 3 mill increase of the current 40.01 Mill Levy to help pay for the projects. The board also approved the re-hiring of certified staff for the 2009-10 school term.

© Copyright KSCB News
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
UPDATE: Liberal Kenworth Catches Fire
Torres Taken into Custody Wednesday, Makes First Appearence
Amparan Crowned New Miss Liberal
Parsons Time Not Enough for Record Setting Olney
2016 Babycakes Is Born
LFD Report On Kenworth Fire
USPS Offers Pancake Day Cancellation
2016 Pancake Day Parade Results
Southern Pioneer Electric’s H.U.G.S Team Donates to Southwest Sexual Assault Services
2016 Pancake Day Eating, Flipping Results
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Diamond Bailey is Mead Lumber Athlete of the Week  
High School Juniors Win Cooperative Leadership Trip
Seward County United Way Surpasses Goal
2016 Babycakes Is Born
Friday's Games
Great Bend Edges LHS Bowling at Ayr Lanes
Dodge City Spoils Liberal's WAC Title Hopes
LHS Homecoming is Friday Night
Torres Taken into Custody Wednesday, Makes First Appearence
City, County Offices Close For Presidents Day
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Emergency Alert Hanbook

©2016 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group