89.7 Week Long Series Focuses on Columbus School Levy

A portion of the levy funding will focus on making sure more preschoolers are ready for Kindergarten.(Photo: Flickr / Sarah Gilbert)
A portion of the levy funding will focus on making sure more preschoolers are ready for Kindergarten.(Photo: Flickr / Sarah Gilbert)

On November 5th, Columbus School District voters face a big decision – whether to approve a 24 percent increase in school taxes. City and School leaders promise the schools levy will bring reform and improve the troubled district.  Others believe the additional funds are not critical and the levy is misguided.  WOSU 89.7 NPR News is taking a week-long critical look at the levy request.

Our custom website at http://wosu.org/levy includes the entire series of reports with comments from listeners, a calculator to show how much you might pay depending on your property value and more web extras.

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