Ballots due at Lincoln County Courthouse today
Ballots must be turned in by 5 pm. today for voters voting in the North Platte Public School mail-in election. School officials put a tax levy override issue in front of the voters this winter called the "Safety and Security Initiative."
School officials want to address security and safety issues at six buildings including North Platte High School. The proposal costs about $6-million dollars. Voters are asked to approve a tax override for the next five years. Superintendent Ron Hanson says it would not increase taxes because the bond issue at the high school expiring.
The ballots are due at 5 p.m. At the Lincoln County Courthouse.