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Verona school damaged in tornado to open Sept. 2

Published On: Aug 12 2014 05:25:41 PM CDT   Updated On: Aug 12 2014 05:44:12 PM CDT
Verona, WI -

Country View Elementary School, damaged in a June 17 storm, will be open for the first day of the new school year.

That according to the Verona Area School District website.

The remaining work to be done includes playground installation, roof installation, flooring, gym floor lines and finish as well as moving furniture back into the classrooms.

All of the work is expected to be completed by August 18.

Cost estimates for repairs to the building were estimated at $3-4 million, but an update on the final cost of the project will be available in a couple months once all construction invoices have been filed.

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