Katherine Eastvold http://wuis.org en District 186 Board Talks Tax Hikes http://wuis.org/post/district-186-board-talks-tax-hikes <p>The Springfield public school board is on the hunt for more revenue. The latest idea is actually one that was tried before. Board vice president Adam Lopez says the district should push again for a one percent sales tax hike.&nbsp;While a parent&#39;s group wants a property tax referendum, Board President Chuck Flamini says raising the SALES tax would mean tourists and others coming in to the area to shop would contribute.</p> Tue, 08 Oct 2013 13:36:17 +0000 Rachel Otwell 10501 at http://wuis.org District 186 Board Talks Tax Hikes