On Track for the Future
The Referendum passed! Official numbers are 2267 yes - 1582 no.
Thank you Altoona School District residents!
...and here's what some of them are saying!
What: The School District of Altoona's referendum in an amount not to exceed $23,000,000 to build a new energy-efficient elementary school on KB - and to make capital maintenance, safety and health-related building and site improvements to the current campus - passed!
What are the issues and how has the District addressed them? Find out more.....
What' is included in the $23,000,000 project costs? (Updated: 10/21/14)
The completed project will provide an additional 74,000 square feet. See chart... (New: 10/16/14)
Why: To address overcrowding, as well as capital maintenance, safety and health-related concerns.
Ballot Question: "Shall the School District of Altoona, Eau Claire County, Wisconsin be authorized to issue pursuant to Chapter 67 of the Wisconsin Statutes, general obligation bonds in an amount not to exceed $23,000,000 for the public purpose of paying the cost of constructing and equipping a new energy efficient elementary school on a school building site of approximately 56 acres and located on the south side of County Highway KB at the eastern border of the City of Altoona; and making capital maintenance, safety and health-related building and site improvements to the current campus?"