You know it will be forever – yes 15 year bond issue but in 10 years or less there will be a refinancing for additional money and promoted as “not a tax increase” – when have we had a bond retire and get a tax decrease?
Fancy clothes or car does not make for a better person or driver.
To incur the expense of a special election knowing turnout will be low, to me shows lack of respect for other peoples money and hoping to slide something past without the response of the majority of the people.
The school board is proposing that we spend an additional almost $10,000 per student for brick and mortar. Is this going to increase the education level of our students? Is this going to increase the acquired knowledge or increase the curriculum that we are exposing to our children?
How many years before Poteau has outgrown the high school campus and needs to acquire more land? Where are the funds coming from for the additional maintenance and insurance costs?
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