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Jenks Public Schools Breaks Ground On Three New Buildings

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The groundbreaking of the new Jenks Fieldhouse. The groundbreaking of the new Jenks Fieldhouse.
Jenks Superintendent, Kirby Lehman. Jenks Superintendent, Kirby Lehman.
JENKS, Oklahoma -

Jenks Public Schools broke ground Wednesday on not one, not two, but three construction projects.

The district is building a new early childhood learning center, an education service center, and a new field house.

These are the last in a string of projects being paid for by a $157-million bond issue, voters passed in late 2008.

12/8/2008 Related Story: Jenks Voters Asked To Pass Big Bond

Jenks Superintendent, Kirby Lehman said, "We're going forward with about twenty-five years worth of projects during a four-year span of time."

The superintendent is quick to point out the bond did not raise taxes.

The three projects should be finished by September 2013.

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