The high school was built in 1954, while the elementary school was built in 1977. Sen. Rebecca Millett, D-South Portland, has proposed a bill that would require school districts to conduct water-safety testing. Millett said lawmakers are still looking at how to pay for fixing any problems that might be found, especially at schools that need extensive repairs. The cost of not addressing this will be much larger than the cost of addressing it now, Millett said. I do think theres a significant amount of concern, and people want to see the problem addressed, because we are talking about the safety

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