The language that appears on the ballot is required by law and can be confusing. The following is a sample copy of the ballot with an explanation of the ballot wording and what it means to voters.
- As a result of this proposed bond, the average homeowner will pay $16.80 more per year. Within a few years, taxes for the bond will gradually go down
- For the vote by mail election, ballots will arrive approximately Oct. 11, 2016
- Your ballot must be signed and postmarked by midnight on Nov. 7, 2016
- Ballots can also be dropped off in person at designated locations on election day