Aurora Carriage Place Fence Measure, 2009
The fence is expected to be 2,200 feet long and cost approximately $1.19 million according to city officials. On August 17, 2009 the measure was approved for the ballot by the Aurora City Council with a 7 to 1 vote.
The measure was defeated.
|Ballot Issue 5B|
The ballot language read as follows:
Shall general improvement district 3-2009 (Carriage Place) be organized in the City of Aurora, Colorado; shall district debt be increased not to exceed $1,190,000 with a repayment cost not to exceed $2,250,000 (principle and interest), and shall district taxes be increased not to exceed $112,500 annually by the issuance of general obligation bonds, to be paid from property taxes, without reduction, in a sufficient rate and amount to pay such bonds or any refundings thereof, the proceeds of which bonds, including earnings, shall be used to pay for constructing and installing a masonry fence and other necessary and incidental improvements; and shall district taxes be increased not to exceed $6,500 annually by the levy of property taxes to pay for the operation, maintenance, and repair of the masonry fence and other necessary and incidental improvements; provided that all such taxes to be collected by the district shall be spent as a voter approved revenue change and an exception to any limits that would otherwise apply under the constitution and laws of this state and the Aurora City Charter?