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Last Day for Registering to Vote On Blue Valley, Gardner Edgerton School Bond Issues

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Today is the last day of voter registration for residents of two area districts who would like to cast ballots on school bond issues.

Blue Valley is proposing $271 million in bond sales to fund an early child education center, improvements in existing school buildings, a professional development center and technology upgrades.

Gardner Edgerton is proposing $72 million in bond sales to fund the building of new schools and a high school athletics addition in addition to funding improvements to already-existing buildings, land acquisition, technology updates.

Voters will cast mail-in ballots on both issues beginning tomorrow, Jan. 11. The voting deadline is Tuesday, Jan. 31. Anyone registering after January 1 must apply in writing at the Johnson County Election Commissioner’s office in order to receive a ballot.

For information about how and where to register, see the Johnson County Election Office website


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JoLynne is a journalist and educator. She holds a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Kansas and a Master of Arts in Teaching from Park University and is certified to teach high school journalism and English. Former employment includes work for Cable News Network and the University of Missouri-Kansas City in addition to freelancing for clients such as the Kansas City Star and The Pitch.


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