Critics of school construction fee worry about overcrowded Frederick County classrooms

Subtitle: Residents concerned that proposal would allow building of homes if schools are overcrowded
Source: Gazette
Author: Sherry Greenfield
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Date Published: 06/14/2011

Critics of a proposed Frederick County school construction fee continue to worry that it will not bring in enough money to build classrooms and will only add students to already overcrowded schools. “I know this … fee is going to pass, I just don’t how it’s going to work,” said Janice Spiegel, long-term parent advocate and former president of the PTA Council of Frederick County. “…I just can’t believe it’s not going to have a devastating impact over what we’ve accomplished.”