Reader offers many reasons why Mehlville voters should back Prop R

To the editor:

In regard to the Mehlville School District and its Proposition R:

• If you are a homeowner in the district, then you should support Proposition R.

• If you are a person enjoying the tennis courts, then you should support Proposition R.

• If you have grandchildren in the district, then you should support Proposition R.

• If you have neighbors or friends who are in the district, then you should support Proposition R.

• If you have children in the district, then you should support Proposition R.

• If you are a graduate of the district, then you should support Proposition R.

• If you live in an apartment and like your community, then you should support Proposition R.

• If you have children who go to a parochial school but benefit from the local school district services, then you should support Proposition R.

• If you are a business owner in the district, then you should support Proposition R.

• If you are enjoying the swimming pool, then you should support Proposition R.

• If you are on a fixed income, then you should support the people who are — or will be — supporting you.

• If you are able to read this, then you should support education.