Tag: referendum

Hawley School to Host Community Engagement Meeting on Upcoming Referendum

Hawley, MN — The Hawley School District is inviting community members to a Community Engagement Meeting this Wednesday, May 25th from 6-9pm at the Hawley Elementary School. Last fall the Hawley School Board hired consultants to conduct a comprehensive assessment of their facilities to assist them in developing a plan to address their need for…
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May 23, 2022 0

Hawley School Board Planning for Fall Referendum to Address Needs of Growing District

Hawley, MN — Due to the continued growth over the last several years, the Hawley School Board has agreed to move forward with planning for a building referendum this November. However, the scope of the potential project remains to be seen.  Hawley Superintendent Phil Jensen says that could mean expansion or it could mean constructing…
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April 29, 2022 0

Mahnomen School Board Discusses Next Step After Failed Building Referendum

Mahnomen, MN — The Mahnomen School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Monday night, February 15th where they canvassed the results of last week’s special election, which saw a $4.5 million building referendum fail at the hands of a 99-99 tie. Mahnomen Superintendent Jeff Bisek says it was a very unique situation for a…
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February 16, 2022 0

Mahnomen School District Hosts Special Election on Tuesday for $4.5 Million Referendum

Mahnomen, MN — This coming Tuesday, February 8th, Mahnomen School District residents will decide the fate of a $4.5 million building referendum as part of a special election. The district initially made a number of critical investments back in 2016 that included new elementary classrooms, HVAC upgrades, proper bus drop offs, and other site improvements.…
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February 7, 2022 0

Lake Park-Audubon Successful in Passing Building Referendum

Audubon, MN — The Lake Park-Audubon School Board and Administration are celebrating following the successful passage of a $23 million building referendum on Tuesday night. The district had two questions on the ballot, one which pertained to $21.6 million in elementary renovations and additions and one which included $1.3 million to provide more space for…
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November 4, 2021 0

Lake Park-Audubon Prepares for Upcoming Referendum Election

Audubon, MN — The Lake Park-Audubon School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Monday night, October 25th. A big part of the meeting was gearing for this coming Tuesday’s building referendum election, where the district is hoping voters will approve a $21.6 million elementary renovation and expansion, as well as well as $1.3 million…
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October 28, 2021 0

Searching for Space and Modernization in Elementary, LPA Going to Voters with Building Referendum

Audubon, MN — The Lake Park-Audubon School District is just two weeks away from election day for their more than $20 million dollar proposed building referendum. On the ballot for LPA voters on November 2nd is $21.63 million in elementary additions, renovations, and site improvements. Also on the ballot is $1.33 million for a Career…
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October 19, 2021 0

LPA School Board Moves to Closer Towards Building Referendum Decision

Audubon, MN — The Lake Park-Audubon School Board is one step closer towards moving forward with a referendum vote that would decide the fate of a more than $20 million elementary remodel and expansion and potential middle school add-on. The board discussed during the proposal during a recent work session. Lake Park-Audubon Superintendent Dr. Paula…
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May 26, 2021 0

Lake Park-Audubon School Board Discusses Communication Plan for Building Referendum

Audubon, MN — The Lake Park-Audubon School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Monday night, January 25th as well as a special work session prior. The special work session centered around the upcoming referendum election this fall. The Lake Park-Audubon is bringing a more than twenty million dollar elementary renovation project to voters in…
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January 28, 2021 0

Lake Park-Audubon School to bring Referendum to vote in November

The Lake Park-Audubon School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Monday night, December 21st. At the meeting they heard from their Growth and Long Term Planning Committee. The committee recently completed a public survey on the district’s plans for a more than $20 million elementary expansion and renovation. After getting some public feedback, Lake…
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December 31, 2020 0