More Harsh Times And Media Scrutiny For Embattled Hickman Mills School District
Divisive Southland politics, changing demographics and developer inspire this recent bit of investigative controversy . . .
Ryan Kath For KSHB: Ethical questions about pricey Hickman Mills school contract emerge as construction costs soar
Check the deets hinting at an inside deal . . .
"District leaders acknowledge costs have soared millions of dollars over budget as crews race to complete work in time for the start of the school year in August.
"But 41 Action News is also investigating after getting a tip that a major portion of the project was rigged, resulting in a consultant’s company winning a $4.2 million contract."
This seems to be one of those scandals that starts right out in the open but might reveal even more shady deets as the story goes on OR AT LEAST an indication that Hickman Mills is the newest school district hot mess in the Kansas City metro area.
Developing . . .