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Costly Consequence of New Schools

http://www.detnews.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20080209/SCHOOLS/802090354

Michigan's economic downturn, declining student enrollment and shrinking state funding are some of the major factors forcing some school districts to reconsider options in keeping newly-built schools open. Bonds were approved the building of new schools in order to ease increased capacity and/or improve facilities, but school budgets are struggling to find the funding to operate them.