Mercer Schools Exceed Revenue Limit (2008)
The Mercer Schools Exceed Revenue Limit was a school bond issue on the November 4 ballot in the School District of Mercer, which is in Iron County. The purpose of the referendum was to add $350,000 per year for four years to the school budget (totaling $1,400,000 overall), above the state revenue limit. The additional funds will be used to help maintain educational programs and facilities.
Text of measure
Be it resolved by the School Board of the School District of Mercer, Iron County, Wisconsin, that the revenues included in the School District budget for the 2009-2010 school year and for four years thereafter, the 2013-2014 school year inclusive, be authorized to exceed the revenue limit specified in Section 121.91(2m), Wisconsin Statutes, by $350,000 for each such year, for non-recurring purposes to maintain District educational programs, technology, and facilities.
Approved by 710 to 302.