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THREATENED AND RECENTLY LOST SCHOOL FACILITIES

 

Threatened Schools

Barberton, OH

"'Magic City' May See Schools Disappear" Courtesy WEWS-TV Cleveland http://www.newsnet5.com

Canton, OH

"Canton school officials launch effort to engage community" (possible merger of Timken and McKinley) Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com

Allen

"Editorial: Small part of big problem solved" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com
"Groundbreaking planned at vacant school site" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com
"Former Allen School site to be transformed to house the homeless" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com

Lehman

"Neighbors find strength to fight cityıs challenges" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com
"Lehman neighbors show pride with potluck gathering" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com
"Can old Lehman school be saved?" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com
"Lehman should have been renovated, not abandoned" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com
"Do more to maintain old Lehman" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com
"Neighbors seek help with old Lehman High School" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com
"Canton residents to Council: Clean up old Lehman High School" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com

Martin

Baxter

Souers

Washington

"Canton Negro Oldtimers vow to continue service without building" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com
"New 'community campus' in the offing?" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com

Canton South, OH

North Industry Elementary School

"Trustees file suit to raze former North Industry school" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com

Coshocton, OH

"Design committee working on plans for new school" Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
"Design committee in progress for new facility" Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
"Board may reduce current levy if bond issue passes" Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com

Dalton, OH

"Dalton Local will send bond issue to voters in May" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com
"Dalton Local voters reject bond issue for schools" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com
"Dalton picks location for school" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com
"Dalton Local bond issue is key to new schools" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com
"Dalton Local bond issue would finance revamping of schools" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com

East Liverpool, OH

Harrison Hills Local, OH

"Trustees: Board ignored Lakeland building proposals" Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
"Freeport trustees reject offer; former school building back on block" Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
"No discussion, no action on fate of former Lakeland school" Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
"Residents show support at Harrison Hills meeting" Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
"Harrison Hills City School District dealing with financial crunch: Lakeland school may go to Freeport Township" Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
"Hammer falls on Harrison Lakeland Elementary auction plan" Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
"Fate of former Lakeland Elementary school building sparks controversy" Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
"Harrison Lakeland Elementary school auction Nov. 24" Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
"Auction Saturday at former Harrison Jewett Elementary" Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
"Harrison Hills removed from fiscal caution" Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
"3 schools, 29 jobs fall to cuts at Harrison Hills" Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
"District changes course on closing elementaries" Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
"Our opinion: No other option" Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
"Fate of a SCHOOL DISTRICT: Officials paint bleak financial future for Harrison Hills" Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
"Ash outlines proposal" Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
"Consolidation: Harrison Hills to close two elementaries; consolidate junior, senior highs" Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com

Lake Local, OH

"Lake Local puts bond issue on ballot" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com
"Lake Local takes first step toward bond issue" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com

Massillon, OH

"Massillon's Emerson Elementary to stay open" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com
"Massillon considers replacing some 'aging' schools" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com

Minerva, OH

West Elementary

"Former West Elementary near Minerva to get new life" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com
"Minerva Local plans to sell or raze West Elementary School" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com

"Minerva students say goodbye to two elementary schools" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com

New Philadelphia, OH

Tuscarawas Ave. School

North Canton, OH

"Low enrollment endangers Fieldcrest schoolıs future" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com

Northwest Local, OH

Stinson Intermediate

Osnaburg (East Canton), OH

"Osnaburg Local wants to raze two buildings" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com
"Osnaburg board seeks bids to demolish buildings" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com
"East Canton alumni to say farewell to old school" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com

Perry, OH

"Would taxpayers vote to upgrade Perry Local schools?" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com

Genoa Elementary

Reedurban Elemantary

Lohr

Edison Junior High

Tuslaw

"Tuslaw Elementary construction continues" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com

 

Recently Lost School Facilities

Old Ohio Schools http ://www.oldohioschools.com
"Sculpture bridges schoolıs past, future: Artwork made from pieces of old buildings is dedicated at new structure" Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com

Strasburg

"Our opinion: Archway enhances Strasburg campus" Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
"Arch from former Strasburg school included in new campus" Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
"Time capsule unearthed at former Strasburg school" Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
"The walls come tumblin down" Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
"Razing the past" Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
"Contracts approved for demolition of Strasburg buildings, south wing renovation" Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
8/22 Strasburg Board of Education Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
7/22 Strasburg Board of Education Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
Strasburg Board of Education Update 3-20-2010 Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
"New building nearly under roof: Construction crews to begin interior work in November" 10-1-2009 Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
"Demolition of old high school, elementary buildings approved" 8-13-2009 Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
"Reader's Viewpoint: Turn out to help save old Strasburg High" 8-10-2009 Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
"Board to decide buildingsı fates: Meeting planned Wednesday; new campus to be done in June ı10" 8-10-2009 Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
"30 Seconds: We shouldn't tear down perfectly sound buildings" 8-4-2009 Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com
"30 Seconds: It's time to tear down old schools in Strasburg" 8-1-2009 Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com

"Administrators receive pay hike: Debate continues on whether to save old school for community use" 7-18-2009 Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com

"Residents sign petition to save old school building" 5-17-2009 Courtesy Dover-New Philadelphia Times-Reporter http://www.timesreporter.com

School Bond Issue Election Notice 11-2-2004

Sandy Valley Local, OH

"Fix and put Sandy Valley Local school buildings to use" 6-25-2007 (Letter to editor requesting school reuses vs. demolition) Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com

Louisville, OH

"Cleanup continues at former Louisville Middle School" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com
"Louisville City Schools hires architect for stadium bleacher project" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com
"Former Louisville middle school to be razed" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com
"Making one last visit to old Louisville school" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com
"Louisville should turn middle school into community center, not another park" Courtesy Canton Repository http://www.cantonrep.com

 

List of Ohio School Projects

Ohio School Facility Commission Project Responsibility Report c.4-24-2009

 

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