Rico Town Manager Reflects On Upcoming School Closure

Mar 13, 2018

The Rico School will shut its doors for good at the end of this school year, but Rico Town Manager Kari Distefano is hoping it will make a comeback. 

On Wednesday the Dolores County School Board passed a resolution to close the school, which only has held seven students this year. To learn more about how the decision has affected the community of Rico, KSJD's Austin Cope spoke with town manager Kari Distefano. Click below to listen.