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Glastonbury Finance Board Supports Funding Elementary School Air-Conditioning

Glastonbury Finance Board Supports Funding Elementary School Air-Conditioning

The board of finance Wednesday unanimously approved an appropriation of $600,000 to complete electrical work in advance of a project to install air-conditioning in four elementary schools.

The plan now goes back to the town council for a final vote Tuesday. Last week, the council voted 6-2 to send it to the finance board for approval of a funding mechanism. The board determined the money would come from the town’s capital reserve fund.

The council will hold a public hearing Tuesday and then vote on the funding. The $600,000 includes $50,000 for the final design of the system for Hebron Avenue, Buttonball Lane, Hopewell and Naubuc Avenue elementary schools. Nayaug Elementary...

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