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Committee to School Board: Delay Levy Effort Until Next Fall

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The district is fully-funded through the next two school years, but would face possible cuts in a 2013 levy failed.
12:00PM
June 26, 2012

The advisory committee voted Tuesday morning to urge Columbus City Schools administrators to wait a year before asking voters to approve a 7.5-mil levy.

Recount Reverses Fate Of Hilliard Levy

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November
23, 2011

Election night results showed the levy failed by just eight votes, but a recount and provisional ballots helped the 5.9-mill levy pass by about 200 votes.

Few Races, Issues, Highlight Ohio Primary

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Voting is underway in the 2011 primary. School officials in Canal Winchester, Gahanna, Hilliard and Olentangy are asking voters for new money.
12:00AM
May
3, 2011

Voting is underway in the 2011 primary. School officials in Canal Winchester, Gahanna, Hilliard and Olentangy are asking voters for new money. Franklin County Board of Elections spokesman Ben Piscatelli says turnout will likely spike in some precincts.

Pickerington Local To Ask For Levy, Again

12:00AM
January
28, 2011

Just days after slashing $13 million dollars from its budget, Pickerington Local School Board members say the cuts are not enough to sustain the district. Board members have decided to place another levy on the ballot later this year.

Columbus Voters Cast Ballots On Two Tax Issues; Columbus Could See First Tax Hike In 30 Years

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August
4, 2009

Columbus voters head to the polls today (Tuesday) to cast ballots on a couple of local issues: one, a proposed city income tax increase….the other a school levy. Both proposals have sparked fierce debates. WOSU gives a recap of the issues.

Southwestern City Schools Levy Fails Again

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August
4, 2009

Once again voters in the Southwestern City Schools District have said no to paying higher property taxes for the system.

South-Western City Schools Levy Fails Again

12:00AM
August
4, 2009

Voters in the South-Western City Schools district turned down an operating levy. This was the second time the proposal was on the ballot.

Grove City Residents Hot About School Levy

South-Western City Schools, for a second time this year, want voters to approve an operating levy. The levy will cost property owners $254 for every $100,000 in value.
12:00AM
August 3, 2009

Voters in one part of Columbus will vote on two tax issues – the income tax and a school levy. South-Western City Schools is once again asking voters to increase their taxes. And once again the issue has generated fierce debate.

Columbus School District Levy Committee to Present Findings to School Board

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June
11, 2008

Members of the Columbus School district levy millage committee is preparing the present to the Board of Education the results of its research into levy options for the school district.

New Levy Helps COTA Implement Long Range Plan

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12:00AM
November 28, 2006

Central Ohio Transit Authority officials say they’re studying service improvements now that a new source of revenue is on the horizon. Voters narrowly approved a quarter-percent tax levy that begins in January 2008.