Little Falls and Staples Motley School referendum renewals pass

Voters approved the Little Falls School District referendum renewal 1,246 (71 percent) to 505.

The question on the ballot for the Little Falls School District was as follows:

SCHOOL DISTRICT QUESTION 1: The board of Independent School District No. 482 (Little Falls) has proposed to renew the school district’s existing referendum revenue authorization of $948.11 per pupil which is scheduled to expire after taxes payable in 2014. The proposed referendum revenue authorization would be applicable for ten years, beginning with taxes payable in 2015, unless otherwise revoked or reduced as provided by law. Shall the increase in the revenue proposed by the board of Independent School District No. 482 be approved?

Both a referendum renewal and an increase in general education revenue passed in Staples Motley School District.

Voters in the Staples Motley district were asked two questions. The first was whether they wanted to renew the existing referendum and the second whether they wanted to increase the general education revenue by an additional $185 per pupil.

On question one, the vote was 872 yes (69.10 percent) and 390 no and on question two, 778 voters (61.99 percent) said yes and 477 said no.

The questions put to voters in Staples Motley are as follows:

SCHOOL DISTRICT QUESTION 1: The board of Independent School District No. 2170 (Staples Motley) has proposed to renew the school district’s existing referendum revenue authorization of $285.25 per pupil which is scheduled to expire after taxes payable in 2013. The proposed referendum revenue authorization would increase each year by the rate of inflation and be applicable for ten years, beginning with taxes payable in 2014, unless otherwise revoked or reduced as provided by law. Shall the increase in the revenue proposed by the board of Independent School District No. 2170 be approved?

SCHOOL DISTRICT QUESTION 2: The board of Independent School District No. 2170 (Staples Motley) has also proposed to increase its general education revenue by an additional $185 per pupil. The proposed referendum revenue authorization would increase each year by the rate of inflation and be applicable for ten years, beginning with taxes payable in 2014, unless otherwise revoked or reduced as provided by law.

 

 

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