Technology Levy | November 3, 2020
In November, Highline voters will be asked to approve a two-year, $32.5-million technology levy.
All students need access to technology to learn and be prepared for today's careers.
The emergency transition to distance learning due to the COVID-19 pandemic demonstrated an urgent need for technology funding—for devices, connection, security, support and training.
If passed, the tech levy will provide the tools and support students need to prepare for today's careers. It also addresses the urgent need to support students and teachers with distance learning during the pandemic.
The levy will not increase taxes beyond the current rate. If approved, taxpayers will see a reduction in property taxes. See a complete property tax breakdown.
Need & Impact
All students need access to technology to learn and be prepared for today’s careers. Learn how the technology levy will increase digital equity and access to both distance learning and in-school instruction, if approved.
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Community meetings will be held to learn more about the proposed technology levy and ask questions.