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Final Hurdle Cleared For Planning Of New Allegany High School

May 24th, 2012 by WCBC Radio

Approval by the Maryland Board of Public Works clears the final hurdle for planning to begin in earnest for a new Allegany High School in Cumberland. Attempting to secure funding for new school construction is a lengthy, convoluted process- however to date the Allegany County School System has received approval at every turn. The plan eventually is to construct a brand new Allegany High School on the site of the former Sacred Heart Hospital campus. Obtaining that site included a complicated three way land swap involving the school board, the city of Cumberland and the Western Maryland Health System. School Board member Ed Root…

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