School Board Voting Information

School Board Candidates:

Monic Behnken – https://www.facebook.com/MonicforAmes/

Jamet Colton – https://www.facebook.com/votejamet/

Gina Perez – https://www.facebook.com/perezforamessb/

Tim Rasmussen – https://www.facebook.com/RasmussenForSchoolBoard/

 

Polling Hours:

7 a.m. to 8 p.m. at all Ames locations

 

Polling Locations:

There will be eight (8) vote centers available. Any registered voter within the Ames Community School District who is eligible to vote at the regular school election may vote at one of the following locations:

(1) University Baptist Church, 2400 Mortensen Parkway

(2) Ames Public Library Auditorium, 515 Douglas Ave.

(3) Bethesda Lutheran Church, 1517 Northwestern Ave.

(4) North Grand Christian Church, 919 30th Street

(5) Ascension Lutheran Church, 2400 Bloomington Road

(6) Collegiate United Methodist Church, 2622 Lincoln Way

(7) Trinity Christian Reformed Church, 3626 Ontario Street

(8) Hilton Garden Inn, 1325 Dickinson Avenue

 

Physical Plant and Equipment Levy (PPEL)

A Guide to Understanding the Physical Plant and Equipment Levy

http://www.ames.k12.ia.us/2017/08/guide-understanding-physical-plant-equipment-levy-ppel/

 

PPEL Overview Video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PoCPQoXCSsQ

 

Short Videos on what PPEL has been used for:

Middle School Athletic Complex – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LIw_DYw0YDQ

Northwood Preschool Center – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x41jOBq3qtM&t=2s

Additional Projects – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=10QvTI_z41g

 

Ames Tribune Profiles:

Q & A with each candidate:

http://www.amestrib.com/news/20170910/q–making-their-cases

 

Ames Tribune editorial on why you should vote:

http://www.amestrib.com/opinion/20170908/tribune-editorial-do-you-care-if-you-do-then-vote

 

Video of the Candidate Forum from September 7, 2017

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R59k_zWvGLU