(SAVANNAH, Mo.)— The Savannah R-III tax levee proposal failed at the polls Tuesday night.
The proposal failed by 275 votes. 984 Andrew County residents voted no (58.12%), while 709 residents voted yes (41.88%).
Andrew County residents voted down the levee proposal that would have generated $17 million for the district. The money would have been used for new classrooms, new hallways, new parking lots, and a performing arts center.