Special Referendum Project 2021

Referendum TItle

Capital Project Updates to the Board of Education

Great news!  Phase I of the Capital Improvement Project has Received Approval

Phase I of the project passed in December 2021 has received approval to proceed from the State Education Department.  The District has published an invitation to bid.  For the details of the Invitation for Bid, click here.

Thank you Community! Special Referendum Passes!

West Genesee CSD residents approved the $40,702,000 Capital Project by passing the Special Referendum Vote held today, December 6, 2021. There were 435 favorable votes and 135 votes in opposition.  Thank You to the Community for your support! 

The West Genesee Central School District is proposing facility improvements that will:

  • EnsCommunicator Referendum Edition Pg 1ure a safe learning environment for all students and occupants
  • Strengthen the student experience by modernizing critical systems
  • Add value to students’ daily learning experience
  • Maintain a source of pride among all members of the WGCSD community

Printable Version of Communicator Special Referendum Edition

Referendum Video Presented at Community Forum

Project Highlights By Building

WGHS Referendum CollageWest Genesee High School

  • Turf Field Upgrades
    • Replace turf field
    • Replace fence fabric
    • New athletic storage building
  • Pool Reconstruction
    • Structural upgrade
    • Pipe replacement
    • Tile replacement
  • Fire Alarm and Public Address System Upgrades
  • Ventilation Upgrades and Select Roof Top Unit Replacement
  • Roof Replacement in Select Areas
  • Auditorium Stone Veneer Reconstruction
  • Turf Field Press-Box Exterior Upgrades
  • Locker Room/ Storage Building HVAC Upgrades
  • Restroom/ Storage Building HVAC Upgrades

WGMS Referendum Collage WhiteWest Genesee Middle School

  • Upgrade Kitchen Safety Equipment
  • Replace Aging Air Handlers
  • Select Electrical Panel Replacement
  • Crawl Space Ventilation
  • Exterior Column Work




CMS Referendum Collage WhiteCamillus Middle School

  • Site Drainage Improvements
  • New Softball Field
  • Classroom HVAC Upgrades
  • Classroom Cabinetry Upgrades
  • Boiler Replacement




East Hill Onon Rd Referendum Collage WhiteEast Hill Elementary & Onondaga Road Elementary

  • HVAC Upgrades
    • Air Handling Unit Upgrades
    • New Controls
  • Music Classroom Renovations
  • Upgrade Kitchen Safety Equipment





Split Rock Referendum Collage WhiteSplit Rock Elementary

  • Front Entrance Stair Reconstruction
  • Replace Aging Air Handlers
  • Select Exterior Door Replacement
  • Water Heater Replacement
  • Elevator Modernization
  • Crawl Space Ventilation
  • Upgrade Kitchen Safety Equipment


Stonehedge Referendum Collage WhiteStonehedge Elementary

  • HVAC Upgrades
  • Select Air Handling Unit Replacement
  • Music Suite Renovations
  • Electrical Panel Upgrades
  • Water Heater Replacement
  • Partial Roof Replacement
  • Elevator Modernization
  • Stair Tread Replacement
  • Skylight Replacement

District Office Transp Building Referendum District Office

  • Roof Replacement
  • Roof Drainage Improvements
  • Entrance Door Replacement

Transportation Center

  • Select Exterior Door Replacement
  • Replacement of Oil/Water Separator


For full scope list click here.

Financial Information

Referendum Financial Pie ChartProposed Project Cost: $40,702,000

Project Financing:

  • State Building Aid: $33,234,201
  • Capital Reserve Fund: $713,162
  • Retiring Debt: $6,754,637

Financed Over: 15 Years

No Additional New Taxes Levied For This Project

Community Forum

  • Referendum Community Forum Save the DateDate: November 15, 2021
  • Time: 7:00 p.m.
  • Location: West Genesee High School Auditorium

Referendum Vote Save the DateVoting Information

  • Date: Monday, December 6, 2021
  • Time:  6:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
  • Location: West Genesee High School Auditorium Lobby


If you have any trouble accessing the PDF documents on this page, please contact the Publications Office at publications@westgenesee.org or call (315) 487-2179.