Prop S Frequently Asked Questions

  • Frequently asked questions for Prop S will be posted on this site. Please check back often, as we will continue to develop the page. 

  • Why is a bond proposal needed?

  • What projects are included in Prop S?

  • Why is the bond proposal called a no tax rate increase bond?

  • Will school attendance boundaries be changed?

  • Did the District conduct environmental and geological surveys of the Lindeman property?

  • How will the District address water runoff when the school is built on the Dougherty Ferry and Lindeman Property?

  • Was a traffic study completed?

  • Why is a bond referendum needed for security entrances at some schools, when several schools recently received upgraded secure entrances without a bond referendum?

  • What will happen if Prop S fails?

  • Can the District project enrollment more than 5 years out?

  • Where do I vote?

  • How do I register to vote?

  • How do I vote absentee ballot?

  • When will the election be held?

  • What is a bond issue?

  • How does a bond issue work?

  • Is the debt service levy part of my real estate tax bill?

  • What exactly is the debt service levy?

  • Can the money generated by a bond issue be used for things other than capital expenses?

  • Is there any tax relief available for senior citizens or those on fixed incomes?

Last Modified on May 2, 2020