Pa. board approved $85m voter referendum for high school project

Thursday, February 13, 2014

The State College Area school board passed two resolutions at its meeting Monday to move toward a high school project referendum.

The board voted 7-2 to set the referendum amount at $85 million and approved the wording of the question that will appear on the ballot 8-1.

Board members Jim Pawelczyk and Laurel Zydney voted against the amount and Pawelczyk also voted against the wording. Pawelczyk has advocated for a lower number and Zydney has expressed interest in a higher referendum amount.

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