Cobleskill-Richmondville Central School District voters will vote on a $14.1 million capital project Wednesday, Feb. 3.
The project is “phase one” of the three-phase $32.75 million plan to upgrade all four C-R campuses, Radez Elementary School in Richmondville, C-R High School in Richmondville, and the twin campus Ryder Elementary School and Golding Middle School in Cobleskill.
District officials made several virtual presentations this month, describing a project that had been plotted out for five years.
C-R Superintendent Carl Mummenthey and school officials stressed the projects would be bonded in a way to replace expiring debt. Therefore, none of the three phases of the project would add to the district’s tax levy.
Planned since 2016 and postponed for a year by the coronavirus pandemic, the project is divided so each part will get its…