Biggs Unified School District bond proposition, Measure A (February 2008)
If Measure A had been approved, it would have authorized the Biggs Unified School District to borrow $4,275,000.
Eight months after Measure A was defeated, voters in the district also defeated Measure E, a $6.9 million bond request. Four years later, voters in the district defeated Measure B, a $6 million bond request.
A 55% supermajority vote was required for approval.
- These final, certified, results from the Butte County elections office.
The question on the ballot:
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|MEASURE A: "To qualify for state matching funds, fix leaky, deteriorated roofs, improve fire safety, repair and upgrade classrooms, heating/ventilation systems for energy efficiency, and update science, computer and instructional technology, shall Biggs Unified School District issue $4,275,000 of bonds at legal rates to renovate, acquire, construct, repair and equip local neighborhood schools, sites and facilities, with required independent financial audits, citizens’ oversight and no money for administrators’ salaries?"|
- Text of Measure A
- Voter Guide for Measure A
- California City Finance report on February 5 election results (p. 5)