D65 Committee Recommends $14.5 Million Referendum

By Larry Gavin On Dec. 19, the Finance Committee of the District 65 School Board recommended that the Board place a $14.5 million operating referendum on the ballot for the April 4, 2017 election. The amount represents a $1 million increase from that recommended by Superintendent Paul Goren on Dec. 5. If approved, the referendum would provide an additio...

Evanston/Skokie School District 65 officials to consider asking taxpayers for more money

Lee V. Gaines Pioneer Press The Evanston/Skokie District 65 Board of Education is slated to vote at a special meeting in January on whether or not to ask voters to approve a $14.5 million operating referendum. The referendum question has been a topic of discussion at multiple board meetings over the last several months as administrators and elected official...