School District Supplemental Levies


By Paul Johnson


Twin Falls, Idaho  (KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV )  -  Today, some Magic Valley School districts will be asking voters to decide on proposed supplemental levies.  To make it easier, here is a link to find out exactly where your particular polling place is and whether you are registered to vote.
As far as the various decisions out there, here is a list of information we have.

TWIN FALLS – The school district asking for a two year $9-million supplemental levy that will assist the district to maintain operating costs.

JEROME – The School District is asking for a $1.3-million dollar supplemental levy.  Same levy as in the past except the district is asking for two years instead of one.

HANSEN – The school district asking for a two year $190,000 supplemental levy.  It will help maintain salary and benefits for school staff.  

GOODING -  The district is asking voters approve a two year supplemental levy of $510,000.  The money would be used for various resources and teacher salaries.

CASSIA – The school district asking to renew a 10 year plant facilities levy that totals nearly $23-million.  That’s double the current plant facilities levy.

CAMAS COUNTY – The school district asking for $250,000.  It’s the same amount as in the past.