The Elkhart County Election Board will be conducting a Special Election for the Concord Community Schools. The date of the election will be Tuesday, November 2, 2021. Election Day vote centers will be open from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Please note, this special election only applies to Elkhart County Residents residing in the Concord School District.
More information concerning Voter registration deadlines, absentee voting dates, times, and locations, and vote center locations will be released shortly on the clerk's website.
The ballot for this special election will include the following question:
Shall the Concord Community Schools continue to impose increased property taxes paid to the school corporation by homeowners and businesses for eight (8) years immediately following the holding of the referendum for the purpose of managing class sizes, safety & security initiatives, and funding academic and educationally-related programs including career readiness, engineering and technology offerings, and changing the maximum referendum property tax rate from $0.405 to $0.32? The property tax increase requested in this referendum was originally approved by the voters in 2014 and originally increased the average property tax paid to the school corporation per year on a residence within the Concord Community Schools by 34.48% and originally increased the average property tax paid to the Concord Community Schools per year on a business property within the Concord Community Schools by 27.48%.