Howard County School Construction Financing(presentation on 2019-1-12)

This presentation was presented by the Howard County Administration to the HoCo State Delegate Work session on Saturday 2019-1-12.

There is a surcharge comparison among different counties. Among 13 counties, we are at bottom three. Montgomery almost charges 10 times more than our county.

surchange comparison

Predicted new revue under new law:

increased revenue

Note: Every new student costs around 15,000 dollar per year in HoCo in the operating cost. Recently, we are adding around 1,000 new students per year, which is 15 million dollars. 

The presentation is attached here for reference.

DelegationHearing 1-12

3 thoughts on “Howard County School Construction Financing(presentation on 2019-1-12)

  1. Melody Stone-Wald says:

    Dr. Wu, thank you for keeping updates coming. I appreciate your diligence to getting the information out to the public. I can not attend all meetings that come along and appreciate getting the information in such a quick and precise manner.

  2. Ash B says:

    I just want to say thank you and express my appreciation for your continued updates regarding HCPSS issues.
    You earned to be at the BoE and very glad that we voted you in.
    Sir, keep up the good work!

    • Chao Wu says:

      Ash,thank you. I know our community members could not attend those meetings sometimes, but the information is very beneficial and informative. I always want to our residents informed.

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