POSTED: Thursday, June 7, 2012 - 12:33pm
UPDATED: Thursday, June 7, 2012 - 12:44pm
Kilgore, TX — School board and city council members held a rare joint meeting Tuesday to discuss aspects of trustees’ ongoing campus building program that raises questions for both entities.
The two elective bodies settled one issue and laid a framework for addressing more complex questions, such as what to do with two soon-to-be shuttered campuses, campus security and how to pay for a $1.2 million improvement to Baughman Road where the new schools are being built.
Simply reaching a ballpark estimate for widening and strengthening the road — which will serve new Maude Laird Middle and Kilgore Heights Elementary schools — was a communication breakthrough
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