Five elementary schools to get energy-efficient heating and cooling systems

Friday, July 18, 2008 | 3:38 p.m. CDT; updated 4:54 p.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008

COLUMBIA — Five elementary schools in Columbia are receiving eco-friendly heating and cooling technology. Benton and Blue Ridge elementary schools already have the new systems to meet summer school needs, and Parkade, Russell and Fairview elementary schools expect to have the systems installed by Aug. 17.