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What are general obligation bonds?

General Obligation bonds are a way to finance construction. Helena Public School’s bond rating allows it to receive low interest rates on debt for capital expenditures. If approved by the voters,  Helena School District #1 will issue $70 million in bonds.

What is the cost to property owners?

Based on an average residential property taxable value of $100,000, it would increase a homeowners property taxes by $64.51 in 2015.

Property tax information can be found on the Montana Department of Revenue website.

For more information view the Mill Levy Impact Analysis