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SRVUSD board to talk future bond measure, parcel tax planning during workshop

Original post made on Sep 21, 2019

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District Board of Education is set for a special workshop on Monday evening to discuss future general obligation bond and parcel tax planning.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, September 20, 2019, 2:45 PM

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Posted by Dave Pursey
a resident of Blackhawk
on Sep 21, 2019 at 2:35 pm

We already see so many bonds on our property tax. It just seems like we are already getting over taxed at every turn. With the excellent incomes in this area it seems that there should already be enough revenue. I'd rather prioritize these initiatives along with other existing spending initiatives. Perhaps reduce other spending if this is more important now.


Posted by Louie
a resident of Danville
on Sep 23, 2019 at 10:22 am

Mr. Pursey,
Your property tax is being redistributed. State school funding is a patchwork that has historically not done a lot for SRVUSD. The cogs in State wheels are discouragingly complicated. Generous donations from the community continually prop up our schools. Delve into the politics of school funding and you'll certainly get a headache trying to sort it out.

On a local level, we might be able to respectfully SUGGEST that the district be accountable for waste and foolishness. You also might want to take a look at administrative salaries and perks.


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