Public Hearing for Burbank School
Wednesday, June 10
Luther Burbank School
8235 S. Linder
The Board of Education of Burbank School District 111 has set a Public Hearing to receive input from the community regarding the following options for renovating Luther Burbank School:
1. Master site plan consisting of constructing a new addition to the 1964 building and modifications to the site configuration. New addition shall replace the original 1947 building which would be demolished. (approximate cost $21 million)
2. Preserve Luther Burbank School by master scheduling an aggressive, multi-year renovation and remodeling plan to replace aged infrastructure and interior finishes, adding an elevator, fire sprinkler system, and mechanical room addition. (approximate cost $12 million)
3. Identify wants and needs of Luther Burbank School, continue to complete minor renovation work, and react to infrastructure issues as they arise.
If Option 1 is selected, the Board of Education will decide to either use working cash bonds or put it on the ballot for a voting referendum.
All District 111 parents, residents, employees and community members are encouraged to attend and present comments to the board. Audience members who wish to speak must sign in. Speakers may be limited to five minutes.