A “No-Tax-Increase” Levy Proposed For Chillicothe Elementary Construction

A No-Tax-Increase levy for construction of the second phase of the Elementary School project was proposed by the Chillicothe R-II School Superintendent Dan Wiebers at this week’s School Board meeting.  Wiebers says this is for construction to house grades 2-5 at the Chillicothe Elementary School location. Wiebers says the levy would raise$12.5 million through the sale of bonds. He talked […]

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School Board Sets Tax Rate

The Chillicothe R-II School Board approved a tax rate of $4.7053 per $100 valuation for 2021.  Prior to the school board meeting was a Tax Rate Hearing, where there were no comments from the public or the board on the proposed tax rate.  Superintendent Dan Wiebers says this rate is expected to create revenues about $300,000 higher than last year. […]

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