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General Questions/Bond Projects

  • What is a bond, and why do I have to vote on it?

  • How much is the bond and what projects are included?

  • How were projects chosen for the 2021 bond?

  • Where will the two new schools be located?

  • Will the attendance boundaries change with the addition of the new schools, and how does that process work?

  • Where can I find more information about projects specific to my school(s)?

  • Can we just continue using portables to accommodate our growth?


  • What will my tax rate be if the bond referendum passes?

  • BISD has said that the tax rate will not increase if the bond passes, so why is my property tax bill still going up?

  • Why does the wording on the ballot say this is a tax increase if BISD isn’t raising the tax rate?

  • What is the language for the propositions on the ballot?

  • What other Central Texas communities have had school bond elections recently?

  • What will happen if the 2021 bond does not pass?


  • Who is eligible to vote in the 2021 election?

  • How do I find out if I’m registered to vote?

  • How do I register to vote?

  • Where and when can I vote?

  • Can I vote by mail?

  • Will I need identification when I go to vote?