Grand Meadow Rejects $13.8 Million School Referendum:

Posted at: 03/11/2014 9:45 PM
Updated at: 03/12/2014 12:29 PM

(ABC 6 NEWS) -- Voters in Grand Meadow denied a $13.8 million bond referendum for the school district.

According to the Grand Meadow District Office, the unofficial numbers are 448 no votes and 266 yes votes. The numbers will be verified next week.

The district was asking for money to build new classrooms, a gym and music and fine arts center.

A demographic study shows the area is growing at the same rate as Rochester, and school officials say that growth is expected to continue.