Meridian School District Bond Measure (February 2010)

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There was a Meridian School District Bond Measure on the February 9 ballot in Whatcom County for voters in the Meridian School District.

This measure was approved

  • YES 2,090 (68.86%)Approveda
  • NO 945 (31.14%)[1]

This measure sought to create a bond in the amount of $17 million in order to help rebuild Meridian High School and expend Irene Reither Primary School. Since this bond was passed the state of Washington will also give $11.1 million to help with these school projects. Property taxes will be raised by 2 cents for residents in the district, the taxes from a previous bond will also help pay for this new one.[2]