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A-C Central & Virginia Schools Consolidation Question (April 2011)

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An A-C Central & Virginia Schools Consolidation Question was on the April 5, 2011 ballot in the two school district areas which are in Cass, Menard, Morgan and Sangamon Counties.

This measure was defeated
Virginia School District:

  • YES 377 (42.2%)
  • NO 516 (57.8%)Defeatedd[1]

This measure asked residents in the two school district areas if they wanted the schools to consolidate starting next school year.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall a new community unit school district be created in the Territory comprising the entire territories of A-C Central Community Unit School District #262, Counties of Sangamon, Menard, Cass and Morgan and Virigina Community Unit School District #64, Counties of Cass and Morgan, in the State of Illinois, the Board of Education of which district shall be elected at large, and with the authority to levy taxes at the rate of 2.85% for educational purposes, 0.50% for operations and maintenance purposes, 0.20% for transportation purposes, and 0.05% for fire prevention and safety purposes, each upon the full, fair cash value of all taxable property of the district as equalized or assessed by the Department of Revenue?[3][4]

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