Workers use lifts to work on various areas at the new Oakview Elementary School Dec. 8, 2015 in Holly Springs, N.C. Wake County school officials will present Wednesday a map showing where they’re targeting the next round of new schools.
Workers use lifts to work on various areas at the new Oakview Elementary School Dec. 8, 2015 in Holly Springs, N.C. Wake County school officials will present Wednesday a map showing where they’re targeting the next round of new schools. Chuck Liddy cliddy@newsobserver.com
Workers use lifts to work on various areas at the new Oakview Elementary School Dec. 8, 2015 in Holly Springs, N.C. Wake County school officials will present Wednesday a map showing where they’re targeting the next round of new schools. Chuck Liddy cliddy@newsobserver.com
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