Similar funding was also proposed two years ago by the governor, but it was not enacted into law. The building currently houses the welcome center, exhibit space, and can host small meetings and events.
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That would bring the group just shy of its $600,000 goal to renovate the auditorium at the school. Source www.witn.com
If passed, the $280,000 in state funds will be matched by donor funds. Mike Godley with the Bath High School Preservation Project says, “They might otherwise have to put funds into a smaller less capable area to support the visitors center. Put funds into a smaller area for the public school.”
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