Levies provide critical funding for school districts
Last updated 12/28/2021 at 9:59am
In 1982 when my husband and I and our four-year-old son moved from Salem, Oregon, to Everett, one of the priorities for choosing our new home was finding an excellent school district.
Sound familiar? Even back then, realtors would mention Mukilteo School District in their ads as a selling feature. For my family, the high quality of schools in the district wasn’t the only appeal; we were equally impressed by the record of voter support for levies and bonds in the district. After I became a member of the Mukilteo School Board, I was pleased to learn that community’s trust was validated...