H-M-S to ask for PPEL extension on September ballot
Levy supports facility upkeep, transportation purchases
July 14, 2022
The Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn Community School will ask for voter approval to extend the Physical Plant and Equipment Levy (PPEL) for 10 years.
A resolution of election approved on Monday calls for the question to be placed on the ballot for a special school election on Tuesday, Sept. 13. The district has until July 29 to submit the ballot question to the O'Brien County Commissioner of Elections.
The current levy was approved in September of 2013, when 69 percent of voters supported the measure. The levy is set to expire at the conclusion of the FY23 budget year.
"PPEL is significant in our ab...