Middle School http://tspr.org en West Burlington to Borrow Short-Term http://tspr.org/post/west-burlington-borrow-short-term <p>The West Burlington City Council could award the contract for the construction of the city's new Public Works facility later this month.</p><p> Mon, 10 Jun 2013 04:40:18 +0000 Jason Parrott 35307 at http://tspr.org West Burlington to Borrow Short-Term West Burlington Approves Asbestos Removal http://tspr.org/post/west-burlington-approves-asbestos-removal <p>West Burlington is moving ahead with plans to demolish a former school.</p><p> Wed, 12 Dec 2012 22:03:17 +0000 Jason Parrott 25726 at http://tspr.org West Burlington Approves Asbestos Removal City Buying Middle School http://tspr.org/post/city-buying-middle-school <p>The West Burlington School District has agreed to sell its former middle school to the city for just $1.</p><p>Superintendent Dave Schmitt says this is the best option for the entire community.</p><p>&ldquo;We could have gotten $5,000-$10,000 for the building,&rdquo; says Schmitt, &ldquo;but then there could have been that risk that it become dilapidated or an eyesore for our community.&rdquo;</p><p>The city plans to tear down the former school at 211 Ramsey Street so several new homes can be built, one of which would be targeted to low-income families.</p> Thu, 08 Mar 2012 04:19:48 +0000 Jason Parrott 11458 at http://tspr.org City Buying Middle School