Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is included in this referendum?

  • What will the money generated from an operating expense tax increase be used for?

  • What will the money generated from the debt service tax increase be used for?

  • How was the proposed land parcel identified and decided on?

  • Why can't the District use the land in front of H.O. Brittingham Elementary School?

  • What is the current enrollment trend? Is more capacity needed?

  • Why does the District need more money?

  • What is the updated proposed tax rate from the March 26 referendum?

  • When was the last successful referendum and how is it different from this one?

  • What happens if the referendum is not passed?

  • What is the timeline to implement the increase? When will I see an increase and then a decrease if the referendum is passed?

  • How will increasing my taxes help the students in the classroom?

  • How will this referendum improve student safety?

  • Why should I support the referendum when I do not have children or grandchildren in the District? How will it benefit the whole community?

  • How will this tax increase affect the District long-term?

  • How will this referendum be impacted by the upcoming County reassessment?

  • Is it true the District can increase their revenue as much as 10% after the tax reassessment? What is the District’s plan/position on this?

  • Is there tax relief?

  • How can I learn more about the referendum?

Voting Details FAQ

  • Who can vote?

  • When/Where is the referendum vote?

  • How were the additional voting locations determined?

  • Can I vote absentee?