The Board of Education needs to decide whether the 200-year-old original Cobblestone Schoolhouse that was the district’s first school building is worth keeping — and spending $50,000 to repair — if it does not have a pressing practical purpose.

The Albany County Sheriff’s Office is in the process of bringing all first responders in the county onto the same 800-megahertz system. Guilderland has budgeted $300,000 to outfit its communications center with the equipment needed to use the system.

The establishment at 5180 Western Turnpike in Guilderland was closed for more than a year since it was damaged by fire in September 2016