Mary M. Knight levy on Tuesday ballot
District not property rich
February 3, 2022
Voters in the Mary M. Knight School District have until Tuesday to cast their ballots for the district's proposed replacement levy.
The district is asking for the passage of a two-year school education levy - formerly known as a maintenance and operations levy - that would collect $586,187 for the 2023 tax year and $639,632 for the 2024 tax year. The levy would replace a two-year levy passed by voters in February 2020 by 53.33%.
If the levy passes on the Feb. 8 ballot, district homeowners will be assessed a maximum of $2.33 per $1,000 of assessed valuation in 2022-2023 and 2023-2024, which...