Maumee would build several municipal buildings and improve others at a cost of $22.5 million in long-term debt if recommendations by the council's building and lands committee are carried through to fruition.
Council member Brent Buehrer, the committee chairman, announced the recommendations at Monday's council meeting. They are:
The report noted that an indoor municipal swimming pool and a training center for firefighters and police officers would cost $2.5 million each. But it did not include them because sites have not been found.
City council forwarded the report to its finance committee, which will come up with a recommendation on how to pay for the projects. Because of low interest rates, Mr. Buehrer noted that the city could borrow money inexpensively right now.
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