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April 2, 2012BROOKFIELD, MO |  By: Swetnam

Brookfield School Tax

Brookfield voters will vote on a proposition to raise the school district's operating tax ceiling tomorrow.

If voters approve proposition two the ceiling will increase by $0.90 cents. Brookfield schools superintendent Dr. Paul Barger says the district has made cuts in response to reduced state funding.

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Barger says the school board wants voters to have input before further budget cuts were made. He adds the tax rate ceiling has not increased since 1987.