Texas district’s school board approves $800 million bond proposal

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

There has been a major decision in the Frisco Independent School District. Monday night the school board voted to approve a referendum for voters to decide on a nearly $800 million bond proposal, that would include building 14 new schools.

The proposal includes a tax increase and both those in favor and opposed spoke out during the school board meeting.

The 14 new schools will come at a cost of $775 million. The approved referendum is the second largest bond proposal in Frisco history. Voters will cast the final yay or nay at the polls in May.

Read more »