Results for Brandon school referendum reportedHere are the unofficial election results of Tuesday's special school referendum election in the Brandon School District.
Here are the unofficial election results of Tuesday's special school referendum election in the Brandon School District.
Question 1: 238 yes votes; 95 no votes.
Question 2: 174 yes votes; 157 no votes.
These results are unofficial and may not reflect the complete totals.
If approved, Question 1 would authorize the district to renew its existing referendum of $500 per pupil for six more years. That referendum, which generated $136,947 for the district in 2008-2009, is scheduled to expire this year.
Question 2 would allow the school district to increase its general education revenue by an additional authorization of $200 per pupil. The additional funding, approximately $55,000 per year, would last six years (unless revoked or reduced as provided by law) and affect taxes payable next year.
Another school district in the area also held a special election, West Central Area Schools. Results were still being tabulated as of 11:30 p.m.