Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley’s administration says $336 million in school construction funding and upgrades will be in the budget for the next fiscal year.
The Allegany County commissioners have agreed to borrow $9.2 million for pay for construction of a new Allegany High School.
A Maryland board has approved $161 million in unallocated school funding.
A soda could soon cost you more in Baltimore. The City Council is considering a bill to once again raise the bottle tax to help fund city school construction.
Days after Balitmore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake rolled out a plan to boost construction dollars to city schools, one grassroots group is backing the proposal.
The Maryland Board of Public Works has approved $1.25 million for school construction projects in Cecil and Harford counties.
Another Baltimore City tax increase. Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake wants to raise the city’s two-cent bottle tax to five cents a bottle.
In the grip of a shrinking budget, Maryland school districts bring their hopes to Annapolis.
Baltimore City looks for alternative funding for school improvements. Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has assigned a task force to find new money to pay for school construction and renovation beyond existing funding sources.