$2 million bond on ballot for Southwest R5 schools

BARRY COUNTY, Mo. – The Southwest R-5 school district is asking voters to approve a $2 million bond.

The bond would fund the construction of a trap shooting range and a baseball/softball field with a press box, restrooms and concession stand.

Election day is on April 5, 2022.

Ballot Question:

PROPOSITION PHASE II RENOVATIONS
Shall the Board of Education of the Southwest R-V School District, Missouri, without an estimate increase in the current debt service property tax levy, borrow money in the amount of Two Million Dollars ($2,000,000) for the purpose of providing funds for the site development, construction, equipping and furnishing of a trap range, a baseball field, and a softball field to include a press box, restrooms, and a concession stand; to the extent funds are available complete other repairs and improvements to the existing facilities of the District; and issue general obligation bonds for the payment thereof? If this proposition is approved, the adjusted debt service levy of the School district is estimated to remain unchanged at $0.8500 per one hundred dollars of assessed valuation of real and personal property.

$2 million bond on ballot for Southwest R5 schools