Dripping Springs school board calls for $132 million bond election


The Dripping Springs school board Monday night approved putting a $132 million bond before voters in May.

The bond package is aimed at addressing district growth. The bond would fund a fifth elementary school, an expansion of Dripping Springs High School, construction of a new Walnut Springs Elementary School and conversion of the current elementary into space for administration and child care facility, and land purchases, among other things.

District officials said the bond can be paid for within the current tax rate of $1.52 per $100 of property value.



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