Malverne taxpayers approve $14.1 mil school bond vote


Malverne taxpayers passed Propositions 1 and 2 on Tuesday, effectively approving a $14.1 million educational and facilities bond put forth by the Malverne Union Free School District's Board of Education.

Proposition 1, which would extensively upgrade and repair the Maurice W. Downing Primary and Davison Avenue Intermediary schools at a cost of $9.9 million, passed with 726 votes in favor to 493 against.

Proposition 2, which would extensively repair Malverne High School's athletic facilities and locker rooms at the Howard T. Herber Middle School at a cost of $4.2 million, passed will 635 votes in favor to 481 votes against. Approval of Proposition 2 could only take effect if Proposition 1 was approved.

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