A West Bend Elementary School bond measure
was on the April 7
ballot in Washington County
Defeated, with 5,632 "yes" votes and 6,317 "no" votes.
- BE IT RESOLVED by the School Board of the West Bend Joint School District Number 1, Washington County, Wisconsin that there shall be issued pursuant to Chapter 67 of the Wisconsin Statutes, general obligation bonds in an amount not to exceed $41,450,000 for the public purpose of paying the cost of constructing a new elementary school to serve the Jackson area and closing and/or demolishing Jackson Elementary School; constructing additions to, remodeling, renovation and site improvements at the Silverbrook Middle and Decorah Elementary Schools; security improvement projects at Fair Park, Green Tree and McLane Elementary Schools and East and West High Schools; addressing traffic and parking issues at McLane and Fair Park Elementary schools; and acquiring land, equipment and furnishings.