Ashland City Fire Station Bond Measure (May 2011)

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An Ashland City Fire Station Bond Measure was on the May 17, 2011 ballot in the city of Ashland, which is in Jackson County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 3,343 (68.67%)Approveda
  • NO 1,525 (31.33%)[1]

This measure sought to issue a bond in the amount of $3 million in order to help pay for a new fire station in the city.[2] Since this was approved, average homeowners will pay around $30 a year in additional taxes.[3]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the City issue $3 million in general obligation bonds to finance the replacement of Fire Station No. 2?[4]

References

  1. Jackson County Elections, May Election Results
  2. Jackson County Clerk, May Voter's Pamphlet
  3. Ashland Daily Tidings, "City to consider fire station bond," May 17, 2010
  4. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.