Largest in JeffCo history
Vote No on the JeffCo Bond and Mill
Our children will inherit payments over 3 times larger than those we will be paying in the early years of the bond. There are no ear marks for reducing class sizes, and zero funds for middle school autism programs that are being relocated.
Less than 1/3 of these funds will go toward increasing compensation for teachers. It is not enough for any Cost of Living (COLA) raises. It is only enough for one step and level movement. None of this will reduce class sizes. Will
Half of the bond won’t fix identified facility needs. The financing scheme causes $200 million in wasted interest payments. We will be paying for additional excess capacity, turf fields and second gyms. Our children will be paying 3 times what we pay.