State Policy Makers are Relying on Local Taxpayers to Fund Facilities

*Special thanks to our friends at TASBO for allowing us to repost their helpful information about facilities costs and the state’s deferment of responsibility to the local taxpayers. This article presents insights on state policy makers’ apparent expectations of greater support from local taxpayers in passing local bond referendums to fund additional instructional campuses.  As…

FGSC Releases Report on School Facilities Costs

Fast Growth School Coalition Releases Report on School Facilities Costs AUSTIN, May 7, 2014 – The Fast Growth School Coalition released a school facilities report entitled, “Texas Schools Aren’t Average” which is in response to information that has been disseminated by the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts.  While the Comptroller’s information averages the cost and…