Voters to choose on pool levy
August 15, 2018
In the Nov. 6 general election, voters will decide whether to continue a local option levy used to pay for swimming pool operations at Sweet Home High School.
The Sweet Home School District voted Monday evening during its regular board meeting to send the levy to the ballot.
The current five-year levy expires June 30. For this school year the district reduced the levied amount from 32 cents per $1,000 of property value to 30 cents. The levy was passed to pay for operation of the pool, and revenues had increased beyond that level.
An informal committee met on July 23 to explore funding op...