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District office plans move ahead

REGION 16 — The Board of Education last week directed the Region 16 School Building Committee to initiate the development of plans for a new district office on the Algonquin…

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Officials hopeful review process coming to an end

REGION 16 — Officials are optimistic that a contract addendum can bring closure to a drawn-out review process for the planned renovations to Laurel Ledge Elementary School in Beacon Falls….

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Board approves contracts for new school

REGION 16 — School officials have awarded 17 out of the 20 contracts for the construction of the new Prospect Elementary School. “I’m very pleased with the number of contractors…

From left, Selectman Chris Bielik, and Board of Education members Wendy Oliveira and Sheryl Feducia listen to the Beacon Falls results for the Region 16 school referendum Tuesday night at Laurel Ledge School. The referendum failed in Beacon Falls, but passed overall due to support in Prospect.
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Region 16 project passes referendum test

Overwhelming support by Prospect voters carried Tuesday’s referendum on the proposed school building project in Region 16 to success. The referendum passed by a count of 1,239 to 1,084. “Terrific….

This conceptual design by Fletcher Thompson Architects of Shelton shows what the proposed new elementary school in Prospect could look like. CONTRIBUTED
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Final presentation on Region 16 school project

One last informational presentation will be held tonight on the proposed Region 16 school building project. The presentation will be held at Woodland Regional High School beginning at 7 p.m….

This conceptual design by Fletcher Thompson Architects of Shelton shows the proposed layout for the first floor of a new elementary school in Prospect. CONTRIBUTED
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Future of school project lies in voters’ hands

On Tuesday voters from Beacon Falls and Prospect will head to the polls to determine the fate of the proposed, three-part $46.7 million school building project. The project consists of…

Beacon Falls First Selectman Gerard Smith
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Town leaders sound off on school project

The opinions of the chief elected officials in Prospect and Beacon Falls on the upcoming school referendum may prove indicative of the way their constituents will vote. Prospect’s Mayor Robert…

This design shows how Algonquin School in Prospect will be turned into a new district office for Region 16. CONTRIBUTED
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Public airs concerns over Region 16 school project

BEACON FALLS — Financial concerns dominated much of the talk after Region 16 schools officials presented their plan for a three-part, multi-million school building project to the public. “You’re playing…

This design shows how Algonquin Elementary School in Prospect will be turned into district offices for Region 16. CONTRIBUTED
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Hearing on Region 16 school project set

BEACON FALLS — Residents of Prospect and Beacon Falls will get their chance Wednesday night to share their opinions on a proposed $46.7 million school building project for Region 16….

This design shows how Algonquin Elementary School in Prospect will be turned into district offices for Region 16. CONTRIBUTED
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Region 16 moves ahead with $46.7M project

BEACON FALLS — After months of planning, Region 16 school officials are ready to take their pitch for a three-part, $46.7 million school building project to the public. “I’m terribly…