Zionsville Community Schools referendum passed by Boone County voters

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ZIONSVILLE, Ind. (Nov. 3, 2015)– Voters in Zionsville overwhelmingly approved a school referendum that keeps a property tax hike in place that was set to expire at the end of the year.

School officials said they would have had to lay off dozens of teachers if the referendum would have failed. Zionsville Community Schools also said the increase is needed to keep school funding intact.

The issue brought out thousands of voters.  67 percent voted in favor of the referendum.