Basic facts about the bond measure

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Nov 2016

How much am I currently paying?

November 22nd, 2016|Categories: |

To determine exactly how much you're currently paying in property taxes, visit the Clark County property information center. Enter your address, then select the "Taxes" tab and "Tax statements." Related: What is the total tax [...]

Nov 2016

What is a bond?

November 10th, 2016|Categories: |

A bond is a way for an organization to pay for a major project such as remodeling or construction by borrowing a large sum of money. Money from local property taxes would be used to [...]

Nov 2016

What is the total tax rate?

November 9th, 2016|Categories: |

Vancouver Public Schools collects a maintenance and operations levy, technology levy and bond funds from property owners who live within the district's boundaries. Levies and bonds are used for different things. Levy dollars pay for [...]

Nov 2016

How can I get updates on construction?

November 9th, 2016|Categories: |

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Nov 2016

How much will I pay for this bond measure?

November 9th, 2016|Categories: |

The $458 million bond measure approved in February 2017 will increase temporarily the bond tax rate by $0.09 per $1,000 of assessed property value for three years. When combined with the existing bonds, the [...]

Nov 2016

How was the amount set?

November 9th, 2016|Categories: |

The district conducted an extensive community-engagement effort to determine the scope of need and develop the bond plan while balancing careful consideration of the needs with a desire to keep tax rates stable. The district's board [...]