Three Odessa levies on the ballot
District hopes to pass two standard, one bus levy
Last updated 1/12/2023 at 4:02pm
ODESSA—The school district here prefers to run its operational and capital improvement levies on an annual basis instead of on a two-or-three year basis. This year, there’s a third levy to raise funds for a new school bus facing district voters in a special election Tuesday, Feb. 14.
“Typically, here they’ve done a yearly levy,” superintendent John Bruce said. “If it’s on a two-year or three-year basis…that doesn’t account for inflation.”
This year the first ask to voters is to pass an educational programs and operational levy that would collect $600,000 in 2024 and ch...