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School taxes will go down for residents

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Independent School District 196 has continued its trend of shrinking levies.

At its regular meeting Monday night the District 196 School Board approved a $73,784,528 levy for taxes payable in 2013. That is down 2.72 percent from last year's $75.85 million levy and down $5.6 million from four years ago, when the levy was $79.37 million.

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More than half of the district's levy - roughly $47.5 million - comes from voter-approved levies.

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