school bond

School bond selfish to our kids

I almost choked on my morning coffee when I read the front page of The News Messenger, “School district to place measure on November ballot.” You’ve got to be ki ...

School district to place measure on November ballot

The Western Placer Unified School District Board of Trustees approved placing a new district bond measure on the November ballot to increase schools’ resources and safety at ...

District budget: $1 million in surplus funds for 2016-17

As the first part of the 2016-2017 school year comes to a close, the Western Placer Unified School District is financially in “good shape,” according to a district offi ...

$60 million school bond may squeak by with 55 percent vote

With more than one-third of voter ballots still outstanding by press time Wednesday, Placer County polls are cautiously reporting a “yes” vote on the $60 million Measur ...

Trustees welcome Armitage as 2016 school board president

Just in time for the New Year, school board trustees elected new officers for 2016 at Tuesday night’s lightly-attended school board meeting. According to board bylaws, the ...

$10M Lincoln High fixes discussed

A year after the authorization of a $60 million general obligation school bond, new construction and improvements at Lincoln High School are scheduled to begin next summer. At Tu ...

Lincoln City Council incumbents retained their council seats in the recent council race.

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Measure A school bond too close to call, after initial vote count

Besides the Lincoln City Council race, Lincoln residents were able to cast their hyper-local vote in the Nov. 4, 2014 Statewide Direct General Election for Measure A and the Nev ...

Vote no on Measure A

Measure A is a $60 million bond secured by our homes, basically a 40- year government mortgage on our homes that we will be required to pay twice a year. Measure A claims to const ...

Vote on Measure A

So the Western Placer Unified School District claims that they need more money. The problems with the maintenance of our schools are not being caused by a lack of money but by a l ...

District to host Measure A information night

  The Western Placer Unified School District will host an informational meeting Monday night to discuss Measure A, the $60-million local school bond on the Nov. 4 ballot. Th ...

Committee forming to educate about proposed school bond

The Western Placer Unified School District will soon form a campaign committee to inform Lincoln residents about the school bond measure to be on November’s ballot, according to ...

School bond on hold right now

Parents and other residents turned out for controversial agenda items at Wednesday’s Western Placer Unified School District Board meeting at Glen Edwards Middle School. One issu ...