Forum on SAD 15 bond proposals set for Tuesday


GRAY — A second community forum on two bond referendums coming before voters next month will be hosted by SAD 15 directors at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 14, at Gray-New Gloucester High School.

The Nov. 4 ballot includes two bonds totaling $7.36 million to improve schools and school grounds.

The first bond is for $6,623,000 to pay for expansion of Gray-New Gloucester Middle School classrooms ($1,618,000); renovate and repair the school portico ($173,000); upgrade the middle school parking lot ($585,000); renovate two high school science labs ($492,000); and make improvements and upgrades to athletic fields ($3,755,000).

The second bond would use $738,000 to install artificial turf on a stadium field.