Tiny bubbles — or rather tiny drops of water. There is something almost magical about the fountain at Burlington Park. Toddlers of all sizes are drawn to its water and spray as moms stand close watch. One young girl pauses as she reaches to touch the water with her mom nearby in case she stretches too far and gravity takes over. (Jim Slonoff photo)
D181 considers spring facilities referendum
There’s little debate that Community Consolidated Elementary District 181 is facing significant capital needs across its network of school buildings. The emerging question: What will district residents agree to pay for?
At Monday night’s board meeting, district officials discussed the prospect of a March 2016 referendum asking voters to approve a bond sale for major improvements to district facilities.
An overhaul or replacement of the beleaguered Hinsdale Middle School may be the most prominent item on ... read more