October 12, 2017

Leander Chamber Board of Directors has expressed support of LISD

2017-10-12T14:35:29+00:00

The Leander Chamber Board of Directors has expressed their support of the Leander Independent School District’s $454.4 million bond package.

The bond proposal, if approved by voters, will allow the Leander school district to construct four new schools, improve safety and security, and funding for the district’s future projected growth. Since Leander’s last bond election in 2007, the district grew by 11,828 students. The school district is expected to grow by 1,200 new students annually.

The proposed bond should not increase the current tax rate and is based upon conservative growth projections. Property taxes will remain steady at $1.51 per $100 valuation and are frozen for qualifying residents ages 65 and older who have filed a homestead exemption.

The Leander Chamber Board of Directors supported […]

Leander Chamber Board of Directors has expressed support of LISD 2017-10-12T14:35:29+00:00

Leander in the Top 10 Best Small Cities for Families

2017-10-05T12:07:16+00:00
NerdWallet examined the data for 944 cities across the U.S. with populations of 25,000 to 75,000 residents to find the top options that offer the best combination of affordability, growth and prosperity, and family-friendliness. Leander made the top 10!!
  • Linton Hall, Virginia
  • Little Elm, Texas
  • Leander, Texas
  • Lehi, Utah
  • Sammamish, Washington
  • Brentwood, Tennessee
  • Flower Mound, Texas
  • Cedar Park, Texas
  • Bentonville, Arkansas
  • Plainfield, Illinois

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Leander in the Top 10 Best Small Cities for Families 2017-10-05T12:07:16+00:00