You Paid For It – New Turf

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Adam Latham is one of the taxpayers in the Collinsville school district who can't figure out why the school board decided to spend $1.1 million of your money on artificial turf for the high school football field.

It's not like Collinsville has money to burn. It's staring at a $3 million budget shortfall.

I caught up with Collinsville Superintendent Robert Green. He took over after the board decided on the turf. He said it's not a bad deal for you to pick up the tab.

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