A Yes Vote I’m Not Happy About

Yes, I guess I’ll vote for Measure D in WCCUSD (West Contra Costa Unified School District) to raise prop­erty taxes by about $48/$10K of as­sessed val­u­a­tion in or­der to pay for a 5th round of con­struc­tion bonds (the other four are still be­ing paid off through prop­erty taxes) for every­thing and noth­ing con­nected with build­ings in WCCUSD. You can see the mea­sure and ar­gu­ments here on the Smart Voter site, in­clud­ing a project list that reads like a sur­real novel: (more…)