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Parkway's Proposition R on November 7 Ballot

Parkway has a tax rate increase proposal on the Nov. 7, 2006 ballot. Titled Proposition R, the 37-cent rate increase would allow the district to lower class sizes, improve academic achievement and update textbooks, technology and classroom equipment. According to St. Louis County data, the new rate would cost the median Parkway homeowner $140 per year - about $12 per month. To view more details about Proposition R and to calculate what the proposed tax rate increase would be for your home, visit the Parkway web site at: http://www.pkwy.k12.mo.us/propR/index.cfm Remember to express your opinion by voting on November 7!