Watertown School District Bond Measure (April 2012)

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A Watertown School District Bond Measure was on the April 3, 2012 ballot in the Watertown school district area which is in Jefferson and Dodge Counties.

This measure was approved

  • YES 3,195 Approveda
  • NO 3,067

This measure sought to issue a bond in the amount of $6.2 million in order to pay for roof replacements, renovations and repairs as needed as well as maintenance costs for the district.[1]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

BE IT RESOLVED by the School Board of the Watertown Unified School District, Jefferson and Dodge Counties, Wisconsin that there shall be issued pursuant to Chapter 67 of the Wisconsin Statutes, general obligation bonds in an amount not to exceed $6,200,000 for the public purpose of paying the cost of replacing the roofs at Watertown High School and Riverside Middle School; remodeling, renovating and maintaining various school district facilities and making energy efficiency improvements, with an emphasis on Riverside Middle School; and acquiring necessary equipment, furnishings and fixtures at school district facilities.[2]

Additional reading


  1. Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, Current Referenda List
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.