Glendale 205 School District Bond Measure (November 2011)
This measure was approved
- YES 16,586 (57.95%)
- NO 12,042 (42.06%)
This measure sought to issue a bond in the amount of $80 million in order to pay for school renovations, ground improvement costs and upgrading technology and equipment throughout the district. This bond represented the third phase of long term improvement plans in the district. Since it was approved, on average homeowners will pay an additional $33 per $100,000 of assessed property value annually.
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
|Shall Glendale Union High School District No. 205 of Maricopa County, Arizona, be allowed to issue and sell general obligation bonds in the principal amount of not to exceed $80,000,000 to provide money for the following purposes: Constructing school buildings; Renovating school buildings; Improving school grounds, including adjacent ways thereto; Supplying school buildings with furniture, equipment and technology; Providing all utilities and other capital items necessary for the construction and renovation of school buildings and for improving school grounds; Paying all architectural, design, engineering, project and construction management and other costs incurred in connection with the purposes set forth above; and Paying all legal, financial and other costs in connection with issuance of the bonds?|
- Maricopa County Recorder, Current Election Results
- Maricopa County Education Service Agency, Bond and Override Election Pamphlets (dead link)
- The Arizona Republic, "Glendale districts rev up for November bond issues," October 21, 2011
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.