The Escambia County (Ala.) Board of Education voted Jan. 23 to approve the purchase and demolition of property at 1649 Poplar Street in Flomaton to make way for new facilities at Flomaton Elementary School.
The school board purchased the property for $22,000 Jan. 2, utilizing local funds. Alan Associates appraised the property on Jan. 16 and determined to have a value of $28,000.
Creamer Dozer Service will demolish the house, remove trees, haul debris from the sight and provide fill dirt for the property for a cost of $12,000.
In other business, the board awarded the bid for an outdoor ele...