District terminates current cleaning contract
ROYERSFORD, PA — The Spring-Ford Area School District has ended its contract with Jani-King Cleaning Service and signed a one-year deal with Interstate Maintenance Corporation, according to The Mercury.
The move is thought to give the district a savings of nearly $175,000 for the 2012-2013 school year, the article stated.
According to the article, the board approved the move in a unanimous vote; another unanimous vote served to terminate Jani-King''s contract.
Although the board never gave an official reason for the change in cleaning services, the district re-evaluated the square footage of cleaning space in the buildings and determined that Interstate Maintenance could do it cheaper, the article noted.
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