Nevada School Board Approves two bonds for April Election

The Nevada Board of Education members met at 6:00 pm on January 20, 2021 in the Professional Development Room at the High School to consider adopting resolutions calling for a special school bond election to be held on April 6, 2021. A motion to approve putting Proposition K.I.D.S. (Keep Improving District Schools) and Proposition New Elementary School on the ballot for the April 6, 2021 election was seconded and approved by the board 7/0. Proposition K.I.D.S would authorize the issuance of not to exceed $13,750,000 general obligation bonds at no tax increase. Proposition New Nevada Elementary School would allow the issuance of not to exceed $12,250,000 general obligation bonds to be used along with the $10,000,000 donation received from the Weber Estate which was gifted for the purpose of a new building. With a 7/0 vote the meeting was adjourned.

In Attendance at the Nevada School Board Meeting: Mr. Monty Smith, Mrs. Lois Pendrak, Mrs. Joy Hawks, Mr. Mike McCaffree, Dr. Jeremy Fast(6:02pm), Mr. Jay Sloniker, Mrs. Alyson Harder(6:05pm), Dr. Tyson Beshore, Mrs. Jodie McNeley, Mrs. Melissa Hendrix

Visitors: Ralph Pokorny