VA. offers funding to improve public school ventilation

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Virginia plans to invest $500 million to improve ventilation and air quality in public schools.

Gov. Northam made the announcement at Hopewell High School with the plan securing funding to complete all HVAC projects planned.

The Commonwealth will allocate $250 million in Federal American Rescue Plan (ARP) funding for necessary ventilation upgrades.

The upgrades will help decrease airborne illnesses including COVID-19.

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