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The Carnegie Library constructing at 300 E. Ludington St., Iron Mountain, now owned by Iron Mountain Public Faculties, is up on the market. Constructed within the early 1900s, the constructing served as a library for practically 70 years and later housed the Menominee Vary Historic Basis Museum, till its latest transfer to Kent Road. (Marguerite Lanthier/Iron Mountain Each day Information picture)


Iron Mountain Each day Information

IRON MOUNTAIN — Iron Mountain Public Faculties has determined to position the Carnegie Library build up on the market by Leeds Actual Property in Iron Mountain.

The constructing was constructed at 300 E. Ludington St. with a present to the varsity district from the Andrew Carnegie Basis, opening on April 15, 1902.

It served as a library till April 16, 1969, when the Dickinson County Library was devoted a block over. At one time, it housed the places of work of the board of schooling and the superintendent of colleges.

The constructing was offered to the Menominee Vary Historic Basis for $1 on July 6, 1971, with the stipulation that if it ceased for use as a museum, it might revert again to the varsity district. Not too long ago, the historic society moved its assortment from the Carnegie web site to the Dry Constructing on Kent Road.

The Bedford stone Carnegie constructing, designed by James E. Clancy within the Neoclassical Revival fashion, has drawn curiosity from potential consumers. With that in thoughts, faculty board members agreed just lately {that a} sale can be extra sensible than making an attempt to keep up and repurpose the construction.

In different enterprise, the board:

≤ Accepted the resignation of William Traber as center faculty/highschool principal. He has been with the district since 2019. A number of folks have utilized to fill the emptiness, in keeping with Superintendent Jerry Sardina.

≤ Agreed to pay $110 per day for substitute academics; $77.99 for academic assistants, with $38.96 for a half-day.

≤ Raised the pay for homeschool partnership academics to $6 per scholar, up from $5 per scholar.

≤ Employed Linda Carpenter because the drama membership adviser.

≤ Could have VanOss Forestry Providers of Crystal Falls look at the varsity forest and provides suggestions on what choices can be found to the district. VanOss may even work with the Forest Park and North Dickinson faculty districts.

Marguerite Lanthier may be reached at 906-774-3500, ext. 242, or

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