New city school buildings report demonstrates urgent need for a comprehensive funding plan

Tuesday, June 26, 2012

BALTIMORE - On Tuesday, June 26, members of the Baltimore Education Coalition (BEC) and the Transform Baltimore campaign joined Mayor Rawlings-Blake and Dr. Alonso at Northwood Elementary School for the release of the “Jacobs” report. The report, which includes details on the physical condition and educational adequacy of every city school building, shows that there is an enormous and urgent need to find solutions to fund the $2+ billion need for school renovations and new construction.