April 26, 2013 | Vol. 94, No. 98

Bessemer bond proposal a good option

To the Editor:

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My name is Bob Berg, president of the Bessemer Board of Education. I feel it is very important at this time to bring you up to date with information concerning the Bessemer Area School District and the current bond issue.

Before the current proposal, there were many in-depth alternative plans that were explored and investigated before the present suggested proposition that was put in place for a bond consideration.

Some of the considerations, such as building a new school or combining the Washington School with the high school, were eliminated early on because they were cost...