The Wisner Pilger School Board approved the purchase and installation of a new HVAC unit for the fine arts auditorium at their monthly school board meeting on Monday.

The 22 ton unit meets engineering specifications for the space. Total cost for installation and equipment is $57,350. The bid includes extra labor costs because duct work will have to be installed through cement block walls. In addition, the board voted to award the contract to Stan Ortmeier & Company. The work is expected to by done by Nov. 1.

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