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8/16/04

Council Listens to LISD Bond Impact

How will the proposed $98.8 million LISD bond package impact the city of Lubbock? That is what the Chairman of the LISD bond committee discussed with city council members Monday.

According to Dan Pope, the tax rate could increase a maximum of 9 cents per $100 valuation to 19 cents. However he says it is likely the tax rate will only increase 4 and a half or 5 cents. Pope says, "Even at 19 cents, that makes us just average with the fifty largest school districts in the state."

Early Voting Locations For LISD Bond Election
Early voting for the largest bond package in Lubbock school history starts Monday. Find out where to go to cast your vote.

Early voting continues for the $98.8 million bond package through August 20th.

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