Volume 8, Issue 36, October 29, 2015
SCHOOL REFERENDUM VOTE COMING UP ON TUESDAY
The Eastern Carver County School District 112 will have two questions on the election ballot November 3rd.
Question 1: Revoke an existing operating referendum
of $379 per pupil and replace it with one for $829 per pupil, an increase of $450 per pupil. This referendum would last for 10 years and will not increase with inflation.
Question 2: A $66.7 million bond referendum
for a new school, land, classroom additions, repair and betterment at all schools, a pool and a multi-purpose athletic facility. Question 2 is contingent on approval of Question 1.
There are 4 polling locations open from 7:00 am to 8:00 pm and which are different from the polling locations residents utilize to vote in the general elections. All Chaska and Chaska Township residents vote at the Chaska Middle School West
. The other polling sites are:Chanhassen Recreation CenterChanhassen residentsVictoria ElementaryVictoria & Laketown Township residentsCarver Town HallCarver, Dahlgren and San Francisco Township residents
Absentee voting is available at the School District 112 Office through Monday, November 2nd during regular school hours at 11 Peavey Road, Chaska. Or contact 952-556-6500 for more information.
FALL CLEAN UP DAY ON SATURDAY
Attention Chaska residents! Fall Clean-Up Day is set for Saturday, October 31, from 8 am to 2 pm at Athletic Park, a half mile west of Highway 41 on 1st Street. Clean up your yard and dispose of yard waste free of charge. Disposal of yard waste includes leaves, grass, brush and garden waste. No bags, no brush larger than 3 inches in diameter and 4 feet in length. For additional information call Municipal Services 952-448-4335 or email PublicWorks@chaskamn.com.
While you are cleaning up the yard, don't forget that Saturday is also Halloween and there could be numerous little goblins out and about Trick or Treating. Turn your outside light on to help them navigate their way. In general, kids can go door to door from about 5:00 - 8:00 pm.
Here's hoping that everyone has a fun and safe day and evening!