Kevin Kamenetz

School funding plan called a 'slap in the face' for Lansdowne

School funding plan called a 'slap in the face' for Lansdowne

After Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz proposed funding this week for new high schools in Towson and the central-northeast area, an advocate for a new Lansdowne High School called it a “slap in the face.”

“We’ve been asking for years to help us, to help our high schools,” said Dayana Bergman, whose son will be a freshman at Lansdowne next year. “Yes, you added to areas that needed it, but you just bumped us off completely.”

The Lansdowne community has long fought for either a new high school or significant renovations. In a survey of...

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