Scott Harvey http://kuer.org en Tornado Safe Rooms In Schools A Popular, But Costly Idea http://kuer.org/post/tornado-safe-rooms-schools-popular-costly-idea In the days since a tornado ripped through Moore, Okla., talk of constructing safe rooms in public schools has become commonplace.<p>In southwest Missouri, officials have built a few of them already, and they are seeking funding to build more.<p><strong>'A Sense Of Peace'</strong><p>Karina O'Connell is preparing dinner tonight under the pavilion at Phelps Grove Park in Springfield, Mo., where she's eating with her 9-year-old twin sons, Samuel and John Patrick.<p>A mixture of curiosity and fear has the boys often going online to track big storms. Fri, 24 May 2013 22:03:00 +0000 Scott Harvey 29833 at http://kuer.org Tornado Safe Rooms In Schools A Popular, But Costly Idea