March 3rd, 2015
Early voting begins today for a proposed millage increase for the Bryant School District.
Residents can vote today through Friday at Grace Church in Bryant. The building will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day.
In Benton, residents can vote at the â€śVote Hereâ€ť building today until Friday and then on Monday, March 9. The building will be open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day.
The current millage rate for the Bryant School District is 37.2 mills. Officials are seeking an increase of 4.9 mills.
The Bauxite City Council is scheduled to meet Monday at 7 p.m. at City Hall.
According to the agenda, the council will discuss a water contract, the personnel policies handbook, paid holidays for employees, alcohol sales, water department late fees and a fundraiser for City Hall.
This meeting was originally set for Monday Feb. 23, but was rescheduled because of inclement weather.
A grassroots campaign organization, Building for a Better Tomorrow, will host a meeting at 6 p.m. tonight at Bishop Park to inform residents about a proposed millage increase for the Bryant School District.
This meeting was originally set for last Monday but was postponed because of winter weather.
Currently, the millage rate for the Bryant school district is 37.2 mills. Officials are seeking an increase of 4.9 mills.
This meeting will serve as a forum for people to present questions about the project.