Joplin approves $62 million bond issue for tornado-damaged schools

Wednesday, April 4, 2012 | 8:14 a.m. CDT; updated 9:50 a.m. CDT, Wednesday, April 4, 2012

JOPLIN — Voters in Joplin appear to have approved the largest bond issue in town history — a $62 million bond issue to rebuild or replace schools damaged or destroyed in the May 22 tornado.