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Jordan School District Plans to Float Utah's Largest-Ever Bond Request

Posted Thursday, August 1st 2013 @ 11am  by Talk Radio 105.7 FM / 570 AM

The Jordan School Board is expected to vote, next week, to seek approval of the largest bond request in Utah history.

It will ask homeowners to approve a bond of up to $540-million, to fund construction of eleven new schools, and the renovation and upgrading of up to 20 more.

The average homeowner in the district would pay $250 more -- per year, for five years -- to fund the request.

At 51,000 students, the Jordan District is already one of Utah's largest -- and expects to add as many as 29,000 additional students, over the next decade.



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