UPDATED 8:20 p.m.:
Unofficial initial results, with all precincts counted, indicate the levy has failed:
Against the tax levy: 2,482 (53.68%)
For the tax levy: 2,142 (46.32%)
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Perkins Schools is proposing a 10-year, 6.73-mill emergency operating levy to voters.
If approved, the levy would generate about $2.8 million annually for the district, which would stabilize its deficit budget and restore $2 million in costly cuts approved earlier this summer.
It would cost the owner of a $100,000 home an additional $206 in taxes each year