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Community Report: In-Person Classes Delayed In West River Ed District

The exterior of Townshend Elementary School on a blue-sky day.
Howard Weiss-Tisman
VPR File
Townshend Elementary School is among the four schools in the West River Education District delaying in-person classes this fall for preventative HVAC maintenance in response to COVID-19 concerns.

Brattleboro Reformer reporter Chris Mays spoke to VPR about one southern Vermont district undergoing preventative HVAC maintenance in response to COVID-19.

Read Chris Mays' Brattleboro Reformer story here.

West River Education District is planning to upgrade heating, ventilating and air conditioning systems to ensure healthy air quality, and in-person education will likely be delayed until mid-November.

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