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School Districts and New Building Projects

1. Some districts in the United States are faced with the problem of eliminating school buildings at the same time that others are in dire need of building additional ones. Determine the type of school-building problem in the city or county in which you live and identify which methods are being used by the school boards to solve their building problems.

2. Outline a plan for greater state financial support for the construction of local school district buildings.

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1. Some districts in the United States are faced with the problem of eliminating school buildings at the same time that others are in dire need of building additional ones. Determine the type of school-building problem in the city or county in which you live and identify which methods are being used by the school boards to solve their building problems.

The school-building problem that will be highlighted is the problem of a school district that is located in a flood ravaged rural community. This poses unique problems for architects and the school district, which requires for the district superintendent to appoint a steering committee for oversight and consultation on reviewing plans and designing options that can overcome this unique problem. The committee should educational and design consultants, financial consultants, bond counsels, investment bankers, and public relations consultants that can assist in cultivating a plan that will enable necessary financing, budgeting, and legal issues to be taken care of within a defined time schedule. These consultants are effective in developing a pre-referendum that can be provided to the taxpaying public through public hearings and when ...

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School Districts and new building projects are provided.

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