Emmett, Parma levies pass

Treasure Valley taxpayers agreed to pay more for schools in Emmett, Parma  Tuesday.

Emmett School District sought a two-year $1.4 million supplemental levy that will be used to used to restore 15 positions. It was approved 54 to 46 percent with 1,669 voting yes and 1,397 voting against.

Voters rejected Homedale School District’s two-year $484,100 supplemental levy,
which will be used to add one position and restore six positions.

Parma School District easily prevailed in a 10-year $250,000 plant facilities reserve
fund levy by 79 percent to 21 percent. A total of 189 voters favored the levy, 49 opposed it.

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