$32 million Iowa Valley bond issue comes up just short

AREA – Iowa Valley Community College District’s $32 million levy actually garnered a sizeable majority but failed to garner the 60 percent required in Tuesday’s election. The OK to float a special bond issue had been requested to cover a wide variety of facilities improvements across the district – which includes Ellsworth Community College in Iowa Falls.

The issue saw 2,227 in favor to 1,587 against, or 58.39 percent approval, but just a little short of the 60 percent needed.

Read the full article in the April 5 edition of The Hardin County Index.