School board in Ohio considers leasing land for gas drilling

The Lakeview Local Board of Education in Cortland is discussing the possibility of leasing 140 acres of land on four parcels for natural gas drilling, according to an article in the Tribune Chronicle. While losses in school funding are a motivating factor for leasing, board members insist that decisions affecting future usability of the site be made carefully, the article said. For more read the full story here.