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Voters in BR renew school taxes

3 years 5 months 3 weeks ago April 06, 2013 Apr 6, 2013 Saturday, April 06 2013 April 06, 2013 10:01 PM in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Trey Schmaltz

BATON ROUGE- Voters approved two tax renewals for the public school system.

One raises a little more than $20 million for school system operations. Almost 72% of voters approved the tax.

Another raises $23 million for employee salaries and benefits.  It also passed with about 72% support.

The renewals cost taxpayers about $34 per $100,000 in value to homes.
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