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School District 16 Levy Override (November 2011)

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A School District 16 Levy Override measure was on the November 1, 2011 ballot in the school district 16 area which is in Garfield County.

This measure was defeated

  • YES 498 (41.06%)
  • NO 715 (58.94%)Defeatedd[1]

This measure sought to allow a mill override at a rate of $4.8 million in order to help pay for general fund needs, funding full day kindergarten and upgrading technology in the school district. The committee, PLEDGE had been formed to help promote this measure and campaign in favor of its approval.[2]

Current Statewide

A 2013 statewide measure, Amendment 66, would authorize Colorado to increase taxes with an expected revenue increase of $950 million for school funding.[3]

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