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GOVERNOR PROPOSES SCHOOL CONSTRUCTION FUNDING AND REFORM

Published on: September 14, 2006

Governor Jon Corzine's School Construction Working Group released its third and final report on September 14th.

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ELC CALLS ON NJDOE TO REVISE STATUS REPORT ON SCHOOL CONSTRUCTION

Published on: September 6, 2006

In an August 31st letter to Acting Education Commissioner Lucille Davy, Education Law Center has raised serious concerns about the recent FY 2006 Annual Report on the School Construction Program issued by the NJ Department of Education.

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FACILITIES CONFERENCE REVIEWS STATUS OF NJ'S SCHOOL CONSTRUCTION PROGRAM

Published on: June 9, 2006

Progress and challenges ahead were the focus of the keynote address given by Scott Weiner, Transitional Chief Executive Officer of the Schools Construction Corporation at the School Facilities Conference at Rutgers University on June 6th attended by over 150 people.

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WORK GROUP TO RECOMMEND MORE CONSTRUCTION FUNDS BY AUGUST WILL GOVERNOR CORZINE FOLLOW THROUGH?

Published on: May 17, 2006

In its second progress report, Governor Jon Corzine's Working Group announced it will finalize reforms to the school construction program by August, including a recommendation for additional funds to restart numerous school facilities projects across the state.

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GOVERNOR'S WORK GROUP PROPOSES SCHOOL CONSTRUCTION REFORMS FAILS TO RECOMMEND NEW FUNDING TO RESTART STALLED PROJECTS

Published on: March 16, 2006

Governor Jon Corzine’s Work Group on School Construction released an initial report on March 15th, as required by Executive Order No. 3.

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NEW COALITION TO FIGHT FOR SCHOOL CONSTRUCTION FUNDS

Published on: March 8, 2006

A new, broad-based coalition has been formed to advocate for restarting the State school construction program throughout New Jersey.

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ELC CALLS ON LEGISLATURE TO FUND URGENTLY NEEDED SCHOOL CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS

Published on: February 16, 2006

Education Law Center is calling on the NJ Legislature and Governor Jon Corzine to act quickly to approve funding to restart work on over 96 stalled school construction projects in urban communities, and to provide the state share of another 35 projects in suburban districts.

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HOW TO FIX SCHOOL CONSTRUCTION

Published on: February 15, 2006

More than a year ago, the state Schools Construction Corp. announced it had used up $8.6 billion to renovate and build public schools, leaving hundreds of planned projects in limbo.

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