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MAY 20, 2010
School levy passes by 219 votes
The May 18 supplemental levy election for school maintenance and operations passed Tuesday night by a margin of 219 votes. There were 4,430 registered voters at the time of the election, and 1108 ballots cast. Of those ballots cast, one was rejected as invalid, making a total of 1107 ballots accepted.
The levy was set for
$1,740,000, (one million, seven hundred forty thousand and no/100 dollars),
$250,000 more than last year. The tax monies will continue to support the
ongoing operational budget to maintain area schools for the fiscal year