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Jefferson School District Bond Measure (May 2011)

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A Jefferson School District Bond Measure was on the May 17, 2011 ballot in the Jefferson school district area which is in Linn and Marion Counties.

This measure was defeated in both counties.

  • YES 18 (23.38%)
  • NO 58 (75.32%)Defeatedd[1]


  • YES 523 (34.82%)
  • NO 979 (65.18%)Defeatedd[2]

This measure sought to issue a bond in the amount of $14.9 million in order to help pay for capital improvements to the district as well as construct and equip a new middle school and gymnasium.[3]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the District issue general obligation bonds not to exceed $14,950,000 to finance construction and capital improvements? If the bonds are approved, they will be payable from taxes on property or property ownership that are not subject to the limits of sections 11 and 11b, Article XI of the Oregon Constitution.[4]


  1. Linn county Elections, May Election Results
  2. Marion County Elections, Current Election Results
  3. Linn County Elections, Jefferson School Measure
  4. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.