Springfield chamber, NAACP chapter endorse $220 million 'Proposition S' bond issue for Springfield Public SchoolsSpringfield Public Schools advocates are pushing for voter approval next month of a $220 million bond issue — the largest in district history. The increased funding would be used to build new buildings for Pipkin and Reed middle schools. It would also renovate the Pershing school and add storm shelters and other safety upgrades throughout the district.
Springfield voters will decide in April on a $189 million bond issue for phase one of the Springfield Public Schools Facility Master Plan. And a group…