Dr. Pekel speaks to voters in support of RPS tech levy

(ABC 6 News) – Rochester Public School superintendent Dr. Kent Pekel spoke with voters today at 125 Live to provide more information on the tax levy on this November’s ballot.

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The levy asks voters to approve $10.1 million dollars every year over the next 10 years for Rochester schools. Part of the money will fund new electronic devices security and software.

$7 million will be reallocated to the district’s general fund, in an effort to keep class sizes down.

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