Wahpeton passes school building project voteFargo, ND (WDAY TV) - It is a big win for Wahpeton schools.
By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY
Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - It is a big win for Wahpeton schools.
A 30 million dollar school building project had received overwhelming support at the polls.
Nearly 14-hundred votes were cast in the election: 1,201 were in favor, just 162 against. The vote needed a 60-percent majority to pass. It received 88 percent.
A second question, to increase the school's debt limit to 10 percent also passed.
The money will be used to build a new school, make upgrades to the high school and remodel the middle school.
Owners of a 100 thousand dollar home will have to pay 225 dollars a year.