Proposition S

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1. VISIT SPS.ORG PUBLIC INFORMATIONAL SITE: PRESS RELEASE AFTER UNANIMOUS VOTE WAS CAST TO HAVE AN APRIL 2 BOND BALLOT
Springfield voters will be asked April 2 to consider a $168 million bond proposal to fund 39 high-priority projects, which were recommended by a citizen’s task force. The Springfield Board of Education voted unanimously Nov. 27 to place the request on the April 2 ballot to provide funding for improvements that will result in safer and stronger schools for students and staff.
2. Friends of SPS, a campaign committee, will advocate for passage of Springfield bond
A new committee has been formed to campaign for passage of the Springfield school bond issue in April.
In a news release Tuesday, organizers announced the launch of the standing advocacy group — dubbed Friends of SPS — to support and improve Springfield Public Schools, starting with the upcoming bond issue.