Elk Hills School District Bond Issue, Measure B (June 2014)

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A Elk Hills School District Bond Issue, Measure B ballot question was on the June 3, 2014 election ballot for voters in the Elk Hills School District in Kern County, California, where it was defeated.

If approved, Measure B would have authorized the district to increase its debt by $7.13 million through issuing general obligation bonds in that amount in order to renovate, replace, improve and maintain school facilities and technology.[1]

A 55 percent supermajority vote was required for the approval of Measure B.

Election results

Measure B
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No2152.50%
Yes 19 47.50%
Election results from Kern County Elections Office

Text of measure

Ballot question

The question on the ballot:[1]

To improve the quality of education; construct new classrooms and science labs to maintain small class sizes; improve student access to computers and modern technology; improve P.E. fields and facilities; and replace deteriorating water, plumbing and sewer systems; shall the Elk Hills School District issue $7,130,000 of bonds at legal interest, have an independent citizens' oversight committee and have no money used for administrative salaries, regular, ongoing maintenance, or be taken by the state?[2]

Opposition

The Kern County Taxpayers' Association announced its opposition to Measure B, as well as Measure A, the Mohave Unified School District bond measure.[1]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Kern County Taxpayers' Association website, "June 3, 2014 Primary Election Positions," accessed May 16, 2014
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.