February levies for three local school districts
January 6, 2021
Residents from the La Conner, Concrete and Mount Vernon school districts have a Feb. 9 special election to renew school levies. The districts need to continue local funding for educational programs and operations (EPO).
The La Conner School Board voted in November to ask voters to approve a four-year, $1.45 per $1,000 in assessed valuation, a decrease from the $1.50 per $1,000 collected under the two-year levy voters passed in 2019.
The funds will pay for school programs and services and non-capital expenses not fully funded by the state, including instructional materials, technology, bui...