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Swimming pool levy up next for School Board


July 11, 2018

JENNY DANIELS, left, is sworn to serve on the School Board in by outgoing Board Chairman Mike Reynolds, right, as Jason Redick observes.

The Sweet Home School District will host a public meeting later this month to prepare a recommendation to the board about whether to seek a renewal of the swimming pool operating levy.

With the levy expiring on June 30, 2019, the district can request a renewal from voters in November or May.

District voters approved the first local option levy to pay for swimming pool operations in 2012, said Business Manager Kevin Strong during the board's regular meeting Monday evening. District voters approved a five-year levy in 2014 at a rate of 32 cents per $1,000 of valuation.

The district reduced...

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