What would a February bond fund?
All schools are over capacity with no room for a new one
Last updated 10/23/2019 at 2:03pm
While much of the focus lately in Mukilteo has been about the upcoming Nov. 5 general election, another election looms.
There is a likely chance that in early 2020, voters living in Mukilteo School District boundaries will be voting on a $240 million capital bond in the February special election, which would increase the tax rate collected by schools from 2021 to 2026.
Bonds, unlike levies, require at least 60% of voter approval to pass. Levies require just a simple majority.
For comparison’s sake, in early 2018, the Mukilteo School District placed two levies on the ballot in the February...