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Brainerd Superintendent Steve Razidlo (left) discussed the proposed operating le

BRAINERD SCHOOL BOARD: 2-part referendum finalized


The Brainerd School Board in a special meeting late Tuesday afternoon voted to ask taxpayers a two-part operating levy question this fall.

The first question, a 10-year levy, will seek a renewal of the district's $199.24 per pupil operating levy. The second question, which took the board an hour to decide Tuesday, will ask for an additional $200 per pupil operating levy, a 5-year levy, to help financially stabilize the district and soften future cuts.

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