Winthrop Harbor School District 1 – Zero Tax Rate Increase Bond Question on April 7 Ballot


An informational meeting scheduled for Wednesday, April 1 will provide details pertaining to the building improvements needed for both Westfield and North Prairie schools. The needs identified but not limited to: window replacement, electrical and plumbing upgrades, bathroom replacement, flooring, parking lot repair, and upgrades in the technology infrastructure.

There will NOT be an increase in property taxes. The bond that currently exists is about to expire. If a new bond is issued, it will replace the old bond before it expires and will be extended for the next 20 years. The bond extension question will be on the April 7 ballot.

For further information please contact the District 1 office at 847-731-3085, email pgoodwin@whsd1.org, or visit: http://www.whsd1.org/site/default.aspx?PageType=3&DomainID=4&ModuleInstanceID=517&ViewID=047E6BE3-6D87-4130-8424-D8E4E9ED6C2A&RenderLoc=0&FlexDataID=1644&PageID=1.