Levies 2016 Planning

Planning for the 2016 Buildings, Technology and Academics IV (BTA IV) Capital Levy and the 2016 Operations Levy took place in 2015. Information on planning is below.

November 2015

The Seattle School Board approved placing a $475.3 million Buildings, Technology and Academics IV (BTA IV) Capital Levy ballot measure on the Feb. 9, 2016, special election ballot.

BTA IV projects were selected based on the School Board’s guiding principles, the long-range Facilities Master Plan, the Facilities Conditions Assessment Report (Meng Report), and input from school staff and the public.

November 2015

News Release: Seattle School Board Approves Two Levies for the February 9, 2016, Special Election Ballot


October 2015

Sept 1, 2015 - Sept. 30, 2015

Five community meetings held to share the latest information on planning for the February 2016 levies.

July 1, 2015

June 2, 2015

March 24-April 2, 2015

Five community meetings held to share information, answer questions and gather public input.

Feb. 25, 2015

BTA IV Board Priorities and Guidance.