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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What is the difference between a levy and bond?

What do the ballots that will be mailed out look like?

What are the 2 bond measures that will be on the ballot?

Who pays for the majority of the taxes in Dawson County?

What is this "taxable value" that I keep hearing about and how do I calculate it? How much is this going to cost me?

I want to support the schools, but I just don't have the money. Is there any tax assistance programs out there?

Last time the district went out for bond the price they were asking for was $33 Million. Why is it $55 Million now?

Is the district looking for grants? Why are they just relying on taxpayers to pay for this?

I was looking at the plan and it looks like there are more "wants" than needs. Can't the district take some of this off?

Can we fundraise for the money instead of running the bond?

I was told that this bond is really going to be $83 Million and not $55 Million. Is the district lying and is this going to cost me more a month?

Why are we spending money on the Lincoln School Site when we aren't going to use it anymore?

Where is the bond money going to go? Can the district use the money for anything else?

Why are we building this on the Jefferson School Site? Shouldn't we be building this in town?

How do we know the projects will not exceed the dollar amounts that were stated in the Bond?

I don't have any kids in school, why should I put money into the schools? What do I get from it?

I keep hearing that some of the schools are going to fail soon. Is that really true?

I Believe in Glendive, I just don't understand how this will help Glendive improve?

THERE USED TO BE WAY MORE STUDENTS IN THE HIGH SCHOOL.  WHY DON'T WE MOVE THE MIDDLE SCHOOL INTO THE HIGH SCHOOL?

We do not need new schools, the district just needs to take care of the buildings better.

This is way too expensive.  There are local contractors telling me that they can do it cheaper than what the school district is asking.

MORE TO COME...

BOND INFO - OCT 2019

BALLOTS COMING OUT - BE INFORMED (3:12)

WHAT IT IS ABOUT: MR. SCHREIBEIS TALKS ABOUT THE BOND BALLOTS BEING SENT OUT AND TO MAKE SURE PEOPLE ARE INFORMED BEFORE THEY VOTE.

INTERVIEW WITH BRIDGET EKSTROM OF D.A. DAVIDSON (7:52)

WHAT IT IS ABOUT: MR. SCHREIBEIS INTERVIEWS BRIDGET EKSTROM OF D.A. DAVIDSON AND DISCUSSES THE BOND FINANCING (PRINCIPAL AND INTEREST), THE BEST TIME TO PURSUE A BOND, AND THE TOTAL AMOUNT OF MONEY PER HOUSEHOLD. 

BRIDGET EKSTROM IS THE VP OF PUBLIC FINANCE OF D.A. DAVIDSON.  

INTERVIEW WITH DUSTY EATON OF A&E ARCHITECTS (31:37)

What it is about: Mr. Schreibeis interviews Dusty Eaton of A&E Architects and discusses the bond process, critical needs in the district, and what happens in a community after a successful bond measure.  

Dusty Eaton is the CEO of A&E Architects

"LET'S TALK ABOUT IT" INTERVIEW (33:18)

What it is about: Mr. Schreibeis explains the process and plan for the bond measure going in front of the voters.  This will be a good video to explain the flyers that you will get in your household.  

Register to vote

WEBSITE: CLICK HERE

APPLICATION: CLICK HERE

CONTACT: SHIRLEY KREIMAN, 207 WEST BELL, 377-3058, KREIMANS@DAWSONCOUNTYMONTANA.ORG

MUST REGISTER BEFORE SEPTEMBER 9TH!

INTRO TO BOND MEASURE (1:52)

What it is about: Just letting the community to know to check out our website and facebook pages over the next couple of weeks.  We will be getting more information out as time goes on.