Posted: Thursday, August 22, 2013 12:00 am
The Learning Community Council on Thursday approved construction of a new child and adult education center in north Omaha, calling it a potential game-changer in the battle to raise the academic achievement of poor children.
Approval came on a split vote, with several council members citing “sticker shock” over the estimated $4.6 million price tag.
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Thursday, August 22, 2013 12:00 am.