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$32 million in state funding approved for Austintown schools

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AUSTINTOWN, Ohio - State representatives Bob Hagan and Ron Gerberry announced that a $32 million grant has been approved for the Austintown Local School District.

According to a release, the state funds were approved by the Ohio School Facilities Commission to help build a new high school and expand the middle school.

The original proposal to build the high school was $68 million.

The school district must acquire their local share of the project budget within 13 months in order to receive the state funding.

 

 

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