School Referenda Background Data a Little Sketchy
I wrote my column for Tuesday. It’s about the upcoming school referenda in West Bend and the school board election. In the process of writing the column, a couple of anomalies jumped out at me.
First, there’s this… the school district’s publications regarding the referendum consistently list the district’s mil rate as $6.77 per $1,000 of equalized value. That appears to be an old number because they increased the levy 7.6% to a mil rate of $6.92 just last September. Apparently, they haven’t had the time to update their stuff. ..