Voting begins for NFISD's tax referendum

November 17, 2008 3:48:13 AM PST
Early voting starts today on a tax referendum aimed at helping a struggling school district get out of a financial mess. [SIGN UP: Get headlines and breaking news sent to you]

North Forest ISD is asking voters to decide on a 13-cent increase in property taxes. According to the district, it would cost homeowners $66 a year. North Forest ISD has a deficit of almost $11.5 million.

Voting day for the tax referendum is December 6.

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