POTEAU, Okla. (KFSM) — Fourth time’s the charm in Poteau as a $14.6 million dollar bond issue is finally approved.
The bond issue will pay for major renovations and help with overcrowding issues in Poteau schools.
The money will pay for a new seventh and eighth-grade center, a new two-story high school classroom building and $200,000 dollars for security improvements districtwide.
Just one vote pushed the results over the 60 percent needed. It was close but passed with 60.06%.
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