Breaking News Bar
posted: 10/24/2013 5:00 AM

Brainerd Building should be renovated

hello
Success - Article sent! close
 

A voice from the Class of 1939 concerning the future of the former Libertyville Township High School, now known as the Brainerd Building: I submit my opinion and approval for renovation.

During my high school years, our family lived on a farm on Route 120, address RFD Grayslake, located in Avon Township with no high school available.

Order Reprint Print Article
 
Interested in reusing this article?
Custom reprints are a powerful and strategic way to share your article with customers, employees and prospects.
The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald. Complete the form to the right and a reprint consultant will contact you to discuss how you can reuse this article.
Need more information about reprints? Visit our Reprints Section for more details.

Contact information ( * required )

Success - request sent close

I had the choice of Gurnee, Waukegan or Libertyville, which I chose.

During my high school years, 1935-1939, the Brainerd Building had students from Lake Forest, Half Day, Wheeling and Mundelein, all non-high school districts at that time.

I had a special driver's permit for driving only on school days between high school and home. You're very likely to receive more comments on the future of our old high school then expected.

I feel the people of Libertyville will make the right decision -- renovate.

Carl Thomson

Ingleside

Share this page
Comments ()
Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked. If a comment violates these standards or our terms of service, click the X in the upper right corner of the comment box. To find our more, read our FAQ.