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Mercer, Fayette Counties among recipients of school building funds


School construction and repair projects in eight counties are getting funding from the state.

The West Virginia School Building Authority awarded more than $6.2 million in grants Monday.

Mercer County received $1 million to replace boilers at four schools. Upshur County also received $1 million to renovate heating and air conditioning at three schools.

Kanawha County received $750,000 to build a classroom addition at John Adams Middle School.

The authority awarded $771,600 to Cabell County and $768,950 to Doddridge County for heating and air conditioning projects.

Fayette County received $806,760 to replace a boiler at Divide Elementary School.

Grant County received $934,808 for improvements at Maysville Elementary School.

The authority awarded $210,910 to Ohio County to repair the foundation and replace a ramp at Triadelphia Middle School.

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