All but one school referendum in our area passed last
The La Crescent.
Hokah School District's referendum was denied by voters.
53- percent to 47- percent.
The referendum would have revoked the existing referendum
money to replace it with a new amount.
increasing costs by four-hundred dollars per student.
The plan would have increased property taxes by nearly
80-dollars a year on a 100-thousand dollar home.
We'll have to have some community meeting to talk
about what will we do next.
We are, and I think we try to be very clear about
this, in a very desperate financial situation.
We need to turn the corner.