MONTGOMERY Co., Ohio (WDTN) — Voters across the Miami Valley had their say in a special election Tuesday. The majority were school levies which are often a tough sell during tough economic times. Tuesday's results were no exception.
Here is our list of election results:
Tipp City Exempted Village Schools: 7.95 mill 5-yr emergency levy -
FAILED - 63% to 37%
Vandalia Butler City Schools: 6.99 mill operating levy -
FAILED - 56% to 44%
Northmont City Schools: 5.9 mill renewal levy -
PASSED - 68% to 32%
Xenia City Schools: Replacement income tax -
FAILED - 73% to 27%
Bethel Local Schools: 2 mill renewal for permanent improvements -
PASSED - 57% to 43%
7 mill replacement levy for operating expenses -
PASSED - 52% to 48%
Tri Village Local Schools: 2.5 mills for permanent improvements -
FAILED - 66% to 34%
And, in the "every vote counts" department:
Jackson Center Schools saw its request for an income tax increase
FAIL by one vote, 223 to 222.
Other ballot issues:
City of Franklin - Emergency services -
PASSED - 58% to 42%
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