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Shelby County Commission approves capital funds for Shelby County Schools, adds funds for munis

Dorsey Hopson, Shelby County superintendent, and Kevin Woods, the district's board chair, listen as county commissioners debate school capital improvement funding.
Dorsey Hopson, Shelby County superintendent, and Kevin Woods, the district's board chair, listen as county commissioners debate school capital improvement funding.
J. Zubrzycki

The Shelby County Commission voted today to approve Shelby County Schools’ $47 million request for funds for capital improvement. The commission also tacked on an additional $4.8 million to fund capital improvement projects in the new municipal school districts, per an amendment from commissioner Mike Ritz.

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