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Trustees To Meet w/City Re: Person

The Coeur d'Alene School Board agreed Monday to hold off on taking bids for selling its half of Person Field until after it takes part in a public meeting with city of Coeur d'Alene officials. It still wants to sell its portion of the roughly 7-acre park, the school board said, but it prefers to meet with the city to see if a deal now months in negotiating can be reached. The decision came less than a week after the city detailed the terms of its offer in a public meeting - one that the school board said it didn't believe offered fair value. “They're costing us money,” school board member Brent Regan said on the city's offer/Tom Hasslinger, Coeur d'Alene Press. More here.


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