Residents of Northbrook/Glenview School District 30 have not voted on a referendum since 1975.
The time has now come for the community to join together and support funding to build a new Maple middle school. The current building has a long list of serious issues including interior flooding, leaking roofs, and 37 outdated rooftop HVAC units. Voting YES for the bond referendum allows the building of a new facility that not only improves safety and security, but also provides space for programs such as applied technology and STEM.
With a new building, our high-performing school can remain high-performing with the facilities and space needed to innovate and learn. Voting YES also protects the community’s property value by maintaining a high quality school that attracts families who are considering moving into our district. If you were new to the area and touring Glenview schools with your realtor, would you be more drawn to Maple’s run down building, or Attea’s up-to-date building for your children’s education? Now is the time to act.
Voting no will delay this process and will cost more in the future as construction costs rise – never mind the millions of dollars that we will be throwing away annually to patch major repairs. Vote YES on April 4 for a wise investment into your property value and for furthering excellence of education in District 30.
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