Proposition R, the widely debated property tax increase for residents of the Mehlville School District passed by a resounding 72.5 percent.

According to complete but unofficial returns, the Mehlville issue won with 17,905 for to 6,783 against.

You can read more about the passage of Prop R here:

http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/govt-and-politics/mehlville-tax-approved-by-strong-majority-kirkwood-issue-fails/article_98e58863-1762-5d98-92d9-41a567030589.html

http://www.kmov.com/story/30430111/mehlville-school-tax-levy-passes-kirkwoods-fails

http://www.callnewspapers.com/Articles-Impact-News-i-2015-11-04-280353.112112-BREAKING-NEWS-Mehlville-voters-overwhelmingly-approve-49cent-taxrate-increase.html