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Sylvan-Lucas started 20-21 school year
Sylvan-Lucas started 20-21 school year

Sylvan-Lucas started 20-21 school year

Top: Bentley Zachgo, son of David and Christena Zachgo, bravely walks to the bus for his first day of Preschool. He wasn’t so brave when it came to boarding, however. David had to drive him into school. Bottom: Students from Lucas-Sylvan elementary school assemble outside in the grandstand for their first-day-of-school picture. 2020-2021 will be a little different with the implementation of safety standards to combat Covid-19. Students and teachers are seen here wearing their masks and trying to social distance while taking a group photo. (Courtesy Photos)

Neighborhood Revitalization Program subject to renewal

For the last 20 years the cities of Lincoln and Sylvan Grove have participated in the Neighborhood Revitalization Plan (NRP) pursuant to K.S.A. 12-17, 114 et seq. This plan is intended to spur economic growth by providing a property tax rebate to property owners who make qualified improvements to residential or commercial properties within the city limits of either town. The NRP plan is renewable every four years. Lincoln’s current plan expires December 31, 2020.

SPARK funds help USD 298

SPARK funds help USD 298

At the regular August meeting of the USD #298 board of education, Superintendent Scott Crenshaw told the board the district had received their first reimbursement for COVID-19 related expenses the in the amount of $19,000. Also approved for reimbursement are 150 Chrome Books with protective cases at a total cost of $47,457 for use in grades K-5, and 30 I-pads with protective cases at a total cost of $9,269.50 for use in Pre-k.

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