NOTICE

20-20-204, MCA

ANNUAL SCHOOL ELECTION

 

Grass Range School District # 27, Fergus County, Montana will hold an election on May 7, 2019 from 12:00 (noon) until 8:00 p.m. in the Grass Range School. The items to consider are as follows:

ELEMENTARY GENERAL FUND LEVY:

Shall the district be authorized to impose an increase in local taxes to support the general fund in the amount of $13,806.66 which is approximately 7.54 mills for the purpose of the operation and maintenance of the Grass Range Elementary School for the 2019-2020 school year? Passage of this proposal will increase taxes on a home with a market value of $100,000 by approximately $10.17 and on a home with a market value of $200,000 by approximately $20.35. The durational limit of the levy is permanent once approved by the voters, assuming the district levies that amount at least once in the next five years.

 

TRUSTEE ELECTION: CANCELLED

This portion of the election is cancelled in accordance with 13-1-304 and 20-3-313, MCA. The trustee position for a three year term will be seated by acclamation by Laramie J. (LJ) Olson.

HIGH SCHOOL GENERAL FUND LEVY: CANCELLED

ELEMENTARY BUILDING RESERVE ELECTION: CANCELLED

HIGH SCHOOL BUILDING RESERVE ELECTION: CANCELLED

 

NOTE: Registered voters may apply for absentee ballots until Monday, May 6, 2019 at 12:00 noon. Absentee ballots will be available on April 17, 2019 from the District Clerk, Jamie Goss at the Grass Range School.

All ballots including absentee ballots will be counted all together after the close of the polls on Election Day.