Liberty School District Levy Increase (November 2011)

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A Liberty School District Levy Increase measure was on the November 8, 2011 ballot in the Liberty school district area which is in Clay County.

This measure was defeated

  • YES 4,504 (48.49%)
  • NO 4,784 (51.51%)Defeatedd[1]

This measure sought to increase the current school levy by a rate of $.43 per $100 of assessed property value for a further twenty years in order to continue to pay for construction, equipment and furnishing costs of buildings in the district.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

For the purpose of acquiring, constructing, improving, furnishing and equipping and operating school facilities of the District, shall the Liberty Public School District No. 53, Clay County, Missouri be authorized to increase the tax levy ceiling by $0.43 per one hundred dollars of assessed valuation through tax year 2031? If this proposition is approved, the tax levy ceiling of the school district is estimated to be $5.3300 per one hundred dollars of assessed valuation.[3]

References

  1. Clay County Elections, Current Election Results
  2. Clay County Elections, November Issues List
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.