IRSD Notice of Special Election


Notice is hereby given that the Indian River School District will hold a referendum on Tuesday, January 29, 2013 between 10:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m.
The district will request authorization to increase the current expense tax rate by $0.115/$100 of assessed value (11.5 cents/$100 assessed value). This tax increase is to be used in the following manner: utilities/fuel expenses ($0.015), supplies such as consumables, desks, furniture and technology ($0.015) and a local supplement for additional staff from student growth and programs such as STEM, IB, AVID, Full Day K and summer school ($0.085).
The polls for said election will open at 10 a.m. and will remain open until 8 p.m. District residents who are U.S. Citizens at least 18 years of age are eligible to vote at the following polling places: East Millsboro Elementary School, Georgetown Elementary School, Indian River High School, Long Neck Elementary School, Lord Baltimore Elementary School and Selbyville Middle School.
Absentee voting is handled by the Delaware Department of Elections in Georgetown (119 N. Race Street; 856-5637). Proof of identification (e.g., Delaware driver’s license, Delaware ID card, work ID card with photo and address, U.S. Postal material) is required to vote.
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