On April 6, 2021 the Hollister R-V School District will have two issues on the ballot. Each issue is a NO TAX increase to voters.
Ballot Question #1
Shall Hollister R-V School District of Taney County, Missouri issue it’s general obligation bonds in the amount of $5,000,000, resulting in no estimated increase to the debt service tax levy, for the purpose of acquiring, constructing, improving, repairing, renovating, furnishing, and equipping school facilities, including safety and security improvements at the middle school and acquiring and renovating facilities for use as a central office and for professional development?
If this question is approved, the District’s debt service property tax levy is estimated to remain unchanged at $0.8207 per $100 of assessed valuation of real and personal property.
Ballot Question #2
Shall the Board of Education of Hollister R-V School District of Taney County, Missouri be authorized to increase the operating property tax levy by $0.17 per $100 of assessed valuation for operating expenses of the District, including increasing compensation for employees in order to attract and retain quality faculty and staff?
If this question is approved, the operating property tax levy of the District is expected to increase from $3.4673 to $3.6373 per $100 of assessed valuation, and the District expects to make a corresponding reduction to its debt service property tax levy of $0.17, resulting in the estimated overall property tax levy of the District to remain unchanged at $4.2880 per $100 of assessed valuation.