The renewal of the Physical Plant and Equipment Levy (“PPEL”) is on the ballot in November. This levy, the funds from which can only be used for repairs and maintenance of school buildings along with a range of equipment needs,
HF 773 Talking Points Property Tax Transparency Trigger What the bill does: Starting in budget year 2021, if a city or county wishes to increase property tax revenue by more than two percent above the prior year, some extra
Here’s our response to the Business Record’s question, “What one big thing could central Iowa do to be a better place to live?”
The Des Moines school district has embraced the continuous improvement approach. It’s making a lot of progress toward eliminating wasteful practices and transforming performance.