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May 2 Primary Election Results Summary

May 3, 2017

Unofficial results of last night’s primary election are in. The news is mixed for several Miami Valley school districts.

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 Voters rejected school construction bond issues for Xenia and Valley View Schools. Voters also rejected a similar bond issue that was set to pay for renovations at the Miami Valley Career Technology Center.

School-renewal levies passed in Oakwood, Tipp City, Lebanon, and Yellow Springs. Voters in Beavercreek rejected a 6-mill school levy.

Income-tax increases were approved in Springfield and West Carrollton, while Phillipsburg voters rejected a proposed income-tax hike.

Miami Township voters okayed a bond issue that will fund the construction of a new fire station.

 

Springfield voters overwhelmingly approved a temporary income-tax increase, from 2 percent to 2.4 percent, to help fund road construction, police and fire services. Voters narrowly rejected an income-tax boost in November.

Official elections results are expected in the coming days.