Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Bentonville says no to high school tax

Posted By on Wed, Jun 27, 2012 at 6:14 AM

Bentonville continues to grow though the boom has decelerated some. But school officials know they need more high school facilities. They wanted to build a second one.

Local voters soundly rejected a property tax increase yesterday to pay for it.

Good luck with taxes in Benton County, where recent legislative races proved the toxicity of supporting even the modest idea of asking taxpayers to vote on a tax increase for important public services.

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