Richardson ISD voters to decide on $750M bond package

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The Richardson ISD bond package will cover infrastructure and safety projects, construction and renovation plans, and the purchase of new technology devices, among other things. (Courtesy Richardson ISD)

The Richardson ISD bond package will cover infrastructure and safety projects, construction and renovation plans, and the purchase of new technology devices, among other things. (Courtesy Richardson ISD)

The largest bond in Richardson ISD history will go before residents in the May 1 election. Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

The $750 million bond package includes two separate propositions. Proposition A totals $694 million and would cover infrastructure and safety projects, construction and renovation plans, and projects to support teachers and students. Proposition B totals $56 million and would cover updates to district technology devices.


If the bond is approved, RISD staff said the district's tax rate will not increase.

Voters may cast their ballots at any voting center in the county in which they live. For a list of polling places, click here for Dallas County or here for Collin County.

For the latest results on this and other races after the polls close, visit communityimpact.com/voter-guide/election-results.
By William C. Wadsack
William C. Wadsack is the senior reporter for the Plano and Richardson editions of Community Impact Newspaper. He previously served as managing editor of several daily and weekly publications in North Texas and his native state of Louisiana before joining Community Impact Newspaper in 2019.


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