What do the capital levies pay for?
There are two capital levies currently in place. A Facilities and Technology Levy was approved by voters in February 2008 that provides a total of $11.2 million over six years to respond to ongoing facility and technology needs. A Capital Projects Fund Levy was approved by voters in February 2010 that provides a total of $20 million over six years to pay for projects such as replacing roofs, boilers and related piping, improving heating systems, updating fire and smoke detector systems, replace old plumbing, and update security systems.
When will the levies expire?
The school district’s authority to collect the Facilities and Technology Levy will expire on December 31, 2014, and the Capital Projects Fund Levy will expire on December 31, 2016.