< Back to All News

Lot Of Interest But Still No Sale Of School Site

A lot of interest is being expressed from a number of individuals and groups in buying the Pleasant Valley School site in Penn Valley. The school closed last year, in a budget and consolidation move from the Penn Valley Union Elementary School District. The district was unable to reach a sales agreement with the Western Gateway Recreation and Park District two months ago. School District Superintendent Tori England says they’re now talking to state and county agencies and non-profit groups…

click to listen to Tori England

Meanwhile, England says one of the most intriguing possibilities involves Penn Valley

click to listen to Tori England

England says Lake Wildwood was most impacted by the closure of the 17-acre Pleasant Valley School site. Penn Valley Church was destroyed by fire four years ago and had to move to a temporary location. England says the owner of the Holbrooke Hotel in Grass Valley, Ian Garfinkel, has also sent a letter of interest, but the site is not up for public sale at this time. No specific plans from anyone is available. England says any sales agreement is at least two months away.

KNCO Web Comments Guidelines

  1. Keep it clean. Comments with inappropriate language, no matter how cleverly spelled or decorated will not be posted.
  2. Comments on the way the story was written or misspelled words will be passed on to the story authors and not posted.
  3. Please use your real name. Anonymous comments or comments posted using a fake name or web handle may not be posted.
  4. Please use your real email address so we can contact you.
  5. No flaming. Any comments that are primarily of a name calling finger pointing nature may not be posted.
  6. The comment section is not a right it is a privilege. KNCO retains all rights as to what is posted on its website.

Leave A Comment

*

*

* captcha