bond election http://kut.org en Here are the Results for Central Texas City and School Bond Elections http://kut.org/post/here-are-results-central-texas-city-and-school-bond-elections <p>Local municipal and bond elections were held Saturday in many Central Texas communities. Voters approved five out of six Central Texas school school district bond propositions.&nbsp; Here are some results from&nbsp;those elections, separated by municipality:<br /><br /><strong>Cedar Park</strong>:</p> Sun, 11 May 2014 15:43:37 +0000 Kate McGee 10393 at http://kut.org Here are the Results for Central Texas City and School Bond Elections Failed Bond Threatens Taylor Schools’ Compliance with Disabilities Act http://kut.org/post/failed-bond-threatens-taylor-schools-compliance-disabilities-act <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A small school district northeast of Austin is facing a football field-sized problem.</span></p><p>Taylor Independent School District’s athletic facilities are not compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Without the ADA-required access, TISD is vulnerable to lawsuits and penalties.</p><p>On Tuesday, voters in the city of Taylor rejected a bond that would have built a new all-inclusive athletics facility that would include accessibility&nbsp;for people who have disabilities. Now the school district faces the possibility of paying $1 million to renovate old athletics facilities that they don’t own.</p><p> Thu, 07 Nov 2013 00:03:32 +0000 Roy Varney 9113 at http://kut.org Failed Bond Threatens Taylor Schools’ Compliance with Disabilities Act Early Voting on AISD Bonds? Here’s What You Need to Know http://kut.org/post/early-voting-aisd-bonds-here-s-what-you-need-know <p><strong>Update</strong>: Early voting ends today for the AISD bond election.&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Original post</strong>: Early voting starts today for the Austin Independent School District bond election.</p><p>Voters will make a decision on a $892 million bond for AISD. The bond is split into four parts and would go towards things such<a href="http://www.kutnews.org/post/aisd-bonds-money-aims-relieve-overcrowding">&nbsp;relieving overcrowded schools</a>,&nbsp;<a href="http://kutnews.org/post/aisd-bonds-prop-2-earmarks-money-school-security">increasing security</a>, technology upgrades and more. You can view a&nbsp;<a href="https://www.documentcloud.org/documents/694191-may-11-2013-joint-general-and-special-elections.html#document/p2">sample ballot</a>&nbsp;provided by the&nbsp;<a href="http://www.traviscountyclerk.org/eclerk/Content.do?code=Home">Travis County Clerk's Office</a>&nbsp;listing each proposition.</p><p> Tue, 07 May 2013 17:37:28 +0000 Austin Feldman 7541 at http://kut.org Early Voting on AISD Bonds? Here’s What You Need to Know