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Bond Referendum

May 15, 2019
Tom Cherveny / Tribune

MACCRAY School Board member Deb Brandt, right, uses Legos to represent a three-legged stool to make a point Monday night to fellow board members that a single-campus system would "disenfranchise" two of the district's communities and harm MACCRAY. Board member Scott Ruiter is at left.
MACCRAY to vote on single campus
May 15, 2019 - 5:18am
May 8, 2019
om Cherveny / Tribune file photo

MACCRAY Schools building and grounds director Scott Van Heuveln, left, leads a tour of MACCRAY East Elementary in Raymond in this 2018 file photo. MACCRAY School Board Chairman Lane Schwitters is at right. He and other board members are expected to decide Monday whether to put another facilities proposal to the voters.
MACCRAY considers new bond referendum, Board to decide between single- or three-campus proposals
May 8, 2019 - 10:18pm
November 7, 2018
MACCRAY to discuss next steps following bonding defeat
November 7, 2018 - 6:55pm
ACGC bond narrowly passes
November 7, 2018 - 12:03am
November 2, 2018
School ballot questions: BBE, Willmar have operating levies; ACGC, MACCRAY seek bond approval
November 2, 2018 - 6:16am
October 18, 2018
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

MACCRAY School Board Chairman Lane Schwitters, left, visits Monday evening with district resident Kristi Caspers during a community meeting in Clara City about the upcoming referendum in the district. Voters will decide three ballot questions on the Nov. 6 ballot seeking bonding authority for facilities improvements.
MACCRAY voters consider $56.1M investment
October 18, 2018 - 12:00am
September 13, 2018
Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City  Superintendent Nels Onstad said the district is asking voters to approve a $15.5 million bond issue to update both the Atwater and Grove City buildings. "I think it's important for people to understand this is investing in schools for our students," he said. "We want to have a safe learning environment for our students and our staff." (Carolyn Lange / Tribune file photo)
ACGC seeks $15.5 million bond for building updates
September 13, 2018 - 6:18am
March 24, 2017
Tribune file photo 

Benson School Board members are working to prioritize the district's facilities needs after voters rejected an $18.7 million bond measure in May 2015. The cafeteria was among the areas targeted for improvements in the 2015 plan.
Benson Schools develops facilities plan, HVAC cost estimates expected next month
March 24, 2017 - 6:29am
March 14, 2017
The upper floor of the MACCRAY East Elementary in Raymond is closed to students. While there are facility issues in Raymond and Maynard, Superintendent Brian Koslofsky told the Clara City Economic Development Authority that he does not anticipate state intervention at this point.  (Tribune file photo)
Clara City EDA discusses MACCRAY discord
March 14, 2017 - 6:26am
February 7, 2017
Briana Sanchez / Tribune
Deanna Stutelberg and Carol Thomton, election judges, assist people Tuesday at MACCRAY High School in Clara City.
MACCRAY rejects bond issue in close vote
February 7, 2017 - 10:44pm
February 6, 2017
MACCRAY decides $38.8 M bond referendum today
February 6, 2017 - 5:39pm
January 31, 2017
The MACCRAY School District has hosted three informational meetings on the upcoming referendum to decide a $38.8 million bond, and each has attracted crowds of around 60 people or more. Superintendent Brian Koslofsky, left, and Board Chairman Lane Schwitters are shown hosting the MACCRAY East meeting Monday in Maynard. (Tom Cherveny / Tribune)
Decision time nears for MACCRAY School District
January 31, 2017 - 9:49pm
January 24, 2017
Larry Macht of Raymond, left, visits Thursday in Raymond with Bert Haglund of TSP Architects following the first public information meeting on the MACCRAY Schools bond proposal. A referendum is set for Feb. 7 when voters will decide whether to authorize a $38.8 million bond for a project that will build a new elementary school, creating a single campus in Clara City. Elementary schools in Raymond and Maynard would be razed, while athletic facilities would remain in the two towns. (Tom Cherveny / Tribune)
MACCRAY voters to get look at single-campus plan
January 24, 2017 - 6:46am
January 14, 2017
Kooper and Kash Bourne hold "Vote Yes" signs for the upcoming MACCRAY referendum. Their parents Terese and Nathan Bourne are part of a group promoting a "yes" vote on the $38.8 million bond issue in front of voters in a Feb. 7 referendum. (Tom Cherveny / Tribune)
MACCRAY 'yes' group sees improved opportunities in single campus
January 14, 2017 - 7:34am
Noah Hultgren, a farmer who lives in the MACCRAY School District, adjusts the "Vote No" sign in his yard Thursday. While the impact of a MACCRAY bond issue on agricultural property taxes are of concern to him, Hultgren said he opposes the bond question in any case because he wants to keep the current three-campus system in Maynard, Clara City and Raymond. The bond proposal would create a single campus in Clara City. (Briana Sanchez / Tribune)
MACCRAY 'vote no' supporters see value in keeping community setting
January 14, 2017 - 7:32am
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