Hueneme Elementary School District bond proposition, Measure T (November 2012)
November 6, 2012, ballot for voters in the Hueneme Elementary School District in Ventura County, where it was approved.
Measure T authorizes the district to borrow $19.6 million. This will result in a $25/year property tax increase for every $100,000 of assessed valuation.
A 55 percent supermajority vote was required for approval.
- Final official results from the Ventura County elections office.
- Gerry Suelter, a homeowner and grandparent in the district, supported Measure T. He said, "Kids here are living close to poverty. It would be nice to have a nice school to go to."
The question on the ballot:
|Measure T: "To improve the quality of educational facilities; upgrade classroom fire, safety, and security systems; modernize/renovate outdated classrooms and restrooms; replace leaky roofs; upgrade old heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning systems; increase student access to computers and technology; and replace portable classrooms, shall Hueneme Elementary School District issue $19,600,000 of bonds at legal interest rates, with an independent citizens' oversight committee, and have NO money taken by the state or used for District employee salaries?"|
- Ventura County Star, "Bond, tax measures aim to fix aging schools," September 15, 2012
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.