Plateau Valley School District Levy Increase Question (November 2012)
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If approved, this question authorizes the Plateau Valley School District to increase property taxes by $350,000 per year to fund certain improvements to the schools in the district.
|Plateau Valley School District, Question 3A|
Election results from Mesa County Current Election Results Summary
Text of measure
Language on the ballot:
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|“|| SHALL PLATEAU VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT 50 TAXES BE INCREASED $350,000 ANNUALLY, BY AUTHORIZING AN ADDITIONAL LEVY OF AD VALOREM PROPERTY TAXES FOR THE 2012-13 BUDGET YEAR AND EACH BUDGET YEAR THEREAFTER, IN ORDER TO:
PURCHASE NEW TEXTBOOKS AND INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS; AND
REPAIR, RENOVATE OR REPLACE AGING OR WORN OUT SCHOOL EQUIPMENT AND FACILITIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ROOFING, CARPETS, VEHICLES AND HEATING AND COOLING UNITS; AND
PURCHASE NEW TECHNOLOGY RESOURCES TO MEET 21ST CENTURY INSTRUCTIONAL NEEDS;
AND RECRUIT, TRAIN AND KEEP HIGH QUALITY TEACHERS AND MAINTAIN SMALL CLASS SIZES FOR CHILDREN; AND
DEVELOP AND IMPLEMENT NEW PROGRAMS TO IMPROVE EDUCATIONAL ACHIEVEMENT OF STUDENTS,
WITH SUCH TAXES TO BE IN EXCESS OF PROPERTY TAX REVENUES THAT WOULD BE PROVIDED BY THE GENERAL FUND MILL LEVY PERMITTED UNDER STATE LAW WITHOUT SUCH INCREASE AND, TOGETHER WITH REVENUES FROM SPECIFIC OWNERSHIP TAXES ATTRIBUTABLE THERETO AND THE EARNINGS ON SUCH TAXES AND REVENUES, TO CONSTITUTE VOTER APPROVED REVENUE AND SPENDING CHANGES UNDER, TO BE COLLECTED AND SPENT EACH YEAR WITHOUT LIMITATION BY THE REVENUE AND SPENDING LIMITS OF, AND WITHOUT AFFECTING THE DISTRICT’S ABILITY TO COLLECT AND SPEND OTHER REVENUES OR FUNDS UNDER, ARTICLE X, SECTION 20 OF THE COLORADO CONSTITUTION OR ANY OTHER LAW?